…joy, more a collaboration than anything else. I just don’t think I could make images any other way. I’m an educator as well as an artist and it is something I tell my students when I teach and something I believe in strongly: we make a picture, we do not take it. Sometimes people think because they have a camera they have the right to take an image of whatever they please. I just don’t see it that way. We have the privilege and the honor.
…rded as desperate to date. If she stood up for herself after being treated rudely, she was “crazy.” Whenever a woman was something other than merely sexually pliable and passive, her presence suddenly became onerous. Straight men, in turns out, largely had no idea how to actually be friends with the women they would have once called “fuck buddies.”