PHOTOGRAPHER DOCUMENTS WHAT STUDENTS WORE WHEN THEY WERE SEXUALLY ASSAULTED

"By now, the offensive question has become so familiar it’s basically routine.

A woman is sexually assaulted; her agency, body, and selfhood violated. Yet, time and time again, the response to such an obtrusive act of physical or psychological violence often uttered by friends, family, university administrators or others who should know better, is: 'Well, what were you wearing?'

For her thesis project at Arcadia University, photography major Katherine Cambareri decided to challenge the ease with which people resort to victim blaming."

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