When we assume that a woman's psyche or image will be profoundly damaged if pictures of her naked body are leaked (and we do, when such "leaks" are likened to rape, as they have been customarily in the media of late) we ascribe to that woman a shame that may or may not be hers.
Toronto writer, artist and art therapist
Sarah Teitel is a Toronto writer, artist and art therapist with a private practice in Toronto. She can be contacted through her website: <a href="http://www.starttherapy.ca" rel="nofollow">http://www.starttherapy.ca</a>.
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