Mercedes Sosa, one of the most influential artists of all time, was a woman who overcame differences and never stopped doing what she believed was right. Despite personal losses and constant persecution, her dedication to helping the poor and the working class was the driving force behind her music. Nicknamed, “The Voice of the Voiceless”, Sosa used her voice to transmit the strength and fire needed for cultural and personal change and for decades, she was a dynamic force in shaping Latin America.
Through Anette Christensen's eyes, we see the incredible journey of Mercedes Sosa, and the impact this remarkable woman had on the world. We feel her pain, her joy, her triumphs, and her struggles, as if they were our own. And in the process, we discover the transformative power of art, music, and human connection.
Christensen's work is not just a tribute to Sosa's legacy; it is also a guide to healing and growth. By sharing her own personal journey, she shows us how we can use the lessons of Sosa's life to overcome our own challenges and find a path to inner peace.
The Voice of Hope is a testament to the power of compassion and empathy, and the importance of standing up for what is right, even in the face of adversity. It is a reminder that we all have the strength within us to make a difference in the world, no matter how small or large. It will leave you feeling empowered, uplifted, and ready to face whatever challenges come your way.
Mercedes Sosa - The Voice of Hope is a history lesson, a touching tribute, and a triumphant memoir all in one. It shows the power of art to transcend cultural differences and to unite us in what is most human.
“In this work, you will find a new and touching perspective on our beloved Mercedes. It is a heartfelt and affectionate tribute honoring the life of my mother.” -Fabián Matus, son of Mercedes Sosa and president of The Mercedes Sosa Foundation until his death on March 15, 2019.