Alison Garwood Jones

April 22, 2019

A Girl Can Dream, Illustration by Alison Garwood-Jones

In 1967, she was thinking: air hostess (for the glamour), nurse and office girl with oodles of charm and personality. In 2019, she is thinking of algorithms, black holes, oncology, Odyssey translations, and true crime. She is still being instructed to improve her hair, her voice, her figure, her walk, but the joy of applying herself is stronger than the drumbeat of criticism. Keep going, sister.

 

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