Susan Meiselas on 'Empowering Photographers Today' in the New York Times

 Photo by  Susan Meiselas

"We know the community has felt stuck in some ways, threatened in others, because of limited economic resources. This field is not being supported in the way that we desperately need for photography to continue to connect us in a world that is fractured and that we need to understand better.

It is incredibly important to not feel disempowered but to feel re-empowered. So I did this for myself as an author as well as a community of authors that I’m with in Magnum and for the next generation, some who have been inspired by that authoring but who are in a new environment."

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