Berrebi, Marco. Women are Heroes: A Global Project by JR. 2012. Unpaged. Abrams, $40.00 (1-4197-0333-1). Gr. 7 and up. [bbm]
Through personal interviews, powerful black-and-white images, and unique poster art, JR graphically communicates the plight and resilience of women surviving amidst poverty, abuse, violence, and war in male-dominated societies around the globe. Berrebi captures the impact of JR’s project and helps spread the depicted women’s messages.