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Women in Clothes

by Leanne Shapton, Sheila Heti and Heidi Julavits

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This tribute to self expression invites women to think about their personal style, sharing interviews, essays, sketches and photos that explore key aspects of body image and self-esteem.

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Artist Miranda July contributed a series of photos in which strangers try on one another's favorite outfits. Michael Schmelling/Courtesy of Blue Rider Press hide caption

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For 'Women In Clothes,' It's Not What You Wear, It's Why You Wear It

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