Andean girls pose for a picture during the potato harvest in the Pomacochas district of the department of Apurimac, 560 miles southeast of Lima on May 26. Peru’s potatoes are among some of the most diverse in the world, with 3,800 types, varying in size, shape, color, skin, pulp, texture and taste, all of which have their place in Peruvian cuisine.
The thing is women and men go differently through public spaces. We, women live with a certain fear and care, and that’s not living in equality.
After Peruvian actress Magaly Solier went public about being molested on a bus and condemned the incident, street harassment and molestation hogged the media spotlight in in Peru.
Some work for Kinfolk, out now. The story focuses on my trip to the salt mines in Maras, Peru on my honeymoon.
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Thanks to Georgia Francis King and Anja Verdugo.