Womens Magazine

Women’s Magazine – July 17, 2006

podcast

Host Jackie Barshak will discuss body image acceptance, fat discrimination and liberation, the politics of body size and shape oppression, the tyranny of slenderness and the diet industry with guests Laura Fraser, author of "Losing It:America’s Obsession with Weight and the Industry that Feeds on it"; cultural anthropologist Margaret McKenzie, and Colorlines Magazine’s Tammy Johnson. Also, Fat and proud music cuts and women’s voices from the streets.