August 29, 2019

August Shortlist – How to be a woman in the 21st century?

Melissa Mitchell, 22

‘Dear Mum’ encourages women to open up conversations about the universal trials and tribulations of the female experience, whether that be the agonies of motherhood or the constant pressure to be young and beautiful in a society obsessed with image. It also challenges society’s increasingly unrealistic expectations of women and their bodies by subverting the conventional female nude.

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