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Ceramic

‘I had grasped well that there are situations in life in which our body is our entire self and our entire fate.’ Jean Améry

Living within the body

Exploring women’s evolving relationships to their bodies, limitations and capacity, and how they make sense of this shifting dynamic. How does this impact on her identity and the place she occupies in society? What happens when a woman becomes ill and her body becomes a negotiated space between herself and the medical setting that resides over it?