In one of the most beloved talks from TED2007, novelist Isabel Allende talks about writing, women, passion, feminism; she tells the stories of powerful women she has known, some larger-than-life (listen for a beauty tip from Sophia Loren), and some simply living with grace, dignity and ingenuity in a world that, in too many ways, still treats women unjustly.
“womens are the poorest of the poors”
“I want to make this world good. Why not? It is possible!”