Slums

Marie Mainil

In this stylized piece, Marie Mainil shares a series of sketches of her recent experiences in Brazil. Drawing on the philosophy of Jean-Paul Lederach, Marie places his moral teachings in the context of a place where imagination meets the real world. We see how in museums, schools, and favelas, Brazilians are finding creative ways to overcome harsh realities.

Corinne Goldenberg

Danny Boyle's surprise blockbuster Slumdog Millionaire did more than win eight Oscars earlier this year. Corinne Goldenberg takes a look at what the film means to slum life in India, Western portrayals of the developing world, and the cultural juggernaut that is Bollywood.