Monday, 30 June 2014

On living a fat life

Fat bodies are public bodies. They are open to comment, judgement, and ridicule. Fat lives are public lives. They are described, proscribed, and prescribed. “Fat people shouldn’t wear skinny jeans!” “Fat people aren’t athletic.” “Fat people can’t find true love.” “Fat people only eat fast food.” “Fat people don’t run marathons.” “Fat people shouldn’t wear […]

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