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Behind the scenes

en sus dedos el desgaste de historias en bordado, horas de alfombras prontas a marchitarse bajo pies sucios. es un labor silencioso, el de dar y dar, el de ser mujer. de traer vida (la labor de parto) de cuidar esa vida (la labor de la crianza) y el de amar (la labor no pagada,…

Women of Hoi An

These are the women who crouch on the sidewalk and sit in plastic chairs, the ones that waive at you to buy their fans, their bananas and pineapples. These are the women who travel miles from their village, carrying what their business on their backs (be it fruits, vegetables, souvenirs for tourists) to come into Hoi…