Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body From the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe I buried the girl I was because

What's Wrong with Fat?

What's Wrong with Fat? The United States, we are told, is facing an obesity epidemic a battle of the bulge of not just national, but global proportions that requires drastic and immediate action Experts in the media, medical science, and government alike are scrambling to find answers What or who is responsible for

Fat: The Anthropology of an Obsession

Fat: The Anthropology of an Obsession An eclectic and highly original examination of one of the most dynamic concepts and constructs in the world With than one billion overweight adults in the world today, obesity has become an epidemic But fat is not as straightforward or even as uni versally damned as one might think Enlisting

Fat Is a Feminist Issue

Fat Is a Feminist Issue When it was first published, Fat Is A Feminist Issue became an instant classic and it is as relevant today as it was then Reflecting on our increasingly diet and body obsessed society, Susie Orbach s new introduction explains how generations of women and girls are growing up absorbing the eating