Bénédicte Desrus

Documentary Photographer + Photojournalist
     
Location: Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Nationality: French
Biography: Bénédicte Desrus  is a French documentary photographer based in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico. (In July 2024, she will be based in Mexico City) Her work is distributed by Sipa USA agency in New York. She is a... MORE
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NPR: Goats and Soda (USA)
bénédicte desrus & mark viales
Oct 13, 2023
Summary
Women Maya softballers brush off machismo insults to become Mexican superstars.
They call themselves Las Amazonas de Yaxunah. They've defeated gender stereotypes to become stars in Mexico. And these women and teens play the game wearing traditional Maya dresses — and no shoes.,

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