Phyllis York is a local woman and writer whose goal is to help empower women. As someone who has always sought creativity to get out of a troubled mind, Phyllis wants to share the creative spark with others and empower women through their creations.
Na’Kole is a local self-taught artist and mom who sees people a little differently than they might see themselves. In a personal interview with Julie Joplin Media, she discusses her journey with her art, how it helps empower others and how you can encourage young artists.
Mary Beth Edelson was a first generation feminist artist that broke the rules of what female artists should create. Representation matters in every system of our world.
Joplin is home to an amazing public library that is staffed by some amazing people. Some of these women have suggested some ways to Get Caught Reading this month!
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