More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say) (Paperback)Elaine Welteroth (author)
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
WINNER OF THE 2020 NAACP IMAGE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING LITERARY WORK - BIOGRAPHY/AUTOBIOGRAPHY
In this part-manifesto, part-memoir, the revolutionary editor who infused social consciousness into the pages of Teen Vogue explores what it means to come into your own - on your own terms.
Elaine Welteroth has climbed the ranks of media and fashion, shattering ceilings along the way. In this riveting and timely memoir, the groundbreaking editor unpacks lessons on race, identity, and success through her own journey, from navigating her way as the unstoppable child of a unlikely interracial marriage in small-town California to finding herself on the frontlines of a modern movement for the next generation of change makers.
Welteroth moves beyond the headlines and highlight reels to share the profound lessons and struggles of being a barrier-breaker across so many intersections. As a young boss and the only black woman in the room, she's had enough of the world telling her - and all women - they're not enough. As she learns to rely on herself by looking both inward and upward, we're ultimately reminded that we're more than enough.
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 407 g
Dimensions: 234 x 153 x 24 mm
An essential read for women in the workplace today * Refinery29 *
Black British women are ready and waiting for [Elaine's book] * Afua Hirsch, the Guardian *
The millennial Becoming . . . Inspiring and empowering * Entertainment Weekly *
Elaine gifts us all with a beautifully intimate and powerful retelling of her ever unfolding journey. In sharing her joys, pitfalls, adventures, self doubt, and successes, she reminds us that through uncovering and discovering the many facets of ourselves, we are more than enough. * Yara Shahidi *
Elaine's book is a call for young women to find their voice and spark their courage - it's a book I would have loved to have discovered as a young woman starting my own career. * Reese Witherspoon *
More Than Enough is a guide for young people who want to find their voice, a crash course for those who want to challenge the status quo, and an adventure story for all of us. Young women can learn so much from Elaine's remarkable journey. * Malala Yousafzai *
Elaine is a jolt of honesty, positivity, and inspiration. Anyone who has ever felt like she doesn't belong will feel less alone after reading More Than Enough. Elaine's voice couldn't be more important, and more important right now. * Sophia Amoruso *
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