“It is a woman’s right. It is the expression of her autonomy to claim uncompromising power over her own body and destiny. It is the overcoming of motherhood as a biological destiny.”
She is used to talking to crowds about women’s rights, but she can never talk about her own experience of the subject.
This picture was one of 12 images produced by Camila Cavalcante during the Despina Art Residency, in Rio de Janeiro, 2016. It was displayed on the exhibition Nós Por Todas - Série 1 at Largo das Artes.