Kathryn Robinson - IMOW

United States

  • Geographic Location: North America
  • Languages: English, French


A single breast reveals the stories of women with breast cancer to expose the threat of environmental toxins on women's lives.

Friday, July 11, 2008 3:43 PM

A woman dying of cancer is wrapped in another woman's arms. Behind them, incinerators belch out dark clouds of smoke. Nearby, a one-breasted woman carries a placard reading: "The power to heal is in our hands!" In a corner, a dewy-eyed girl holds another with a simple plea: "Mamma died of cancer -- don't poison me too!"

Founder of Momentus International, Anya Kandel facilitates a theater workshop with youth in Anloga, Ghana.

Thursday, November 05, 2009 6:28 AM

Featured Community Voice: Anya Kandel, Momentus International

Anya Kandel, founder and creative director of Momentus International, is sparking a global conversation among youth. Working with young people in California, Ghana and the Netherlands, her organization provides a creative space for them to communicate with and empower one another through the universal language of the arts.

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