About the Book
A month long journey to Burma's iconic sites including Shwedagon Pagoda, Inle Lake, Mandalay, Bagan, the highlands, pagodas and monasteries, novitiation ceremonies, and fishing communities on the Bay of Bengal.
Torie Olson has traveled extensively in the Americas, Asia, and Africa to document, celebrate, and advocate for the world's tribal peoples. In the last five years, her photographs have been showcased in 30 solo exhibitions in the U.S. and abroad, with proceeds benefiting organizations that support traditional artisan families. Photojournalist and contributing editor at Wild Fibers Magazine, Olson has published numerous photographs and articles on endangered cultures in U.S. and Asian publications.