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“Social Constructs of Healthy Bodies: Fatphobia, Feminism, and Dominant Narratives of Thinness”

03/1/2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Humanities & Social Sciences
Room: 1047

Dr. Liz Victor (William Paterson University) will speak about “Health and Patient Voice: Navigating Clinical Encounters in the age of Toxic Femininity” and Ms. Shawna Flekins (University of Kentucky) will address how “Men Don’t Like Saggy Boobs: An Autoethnography of Violent Fatphobia and Capitalism”. Dr. Michele Merritt (Department of Philosophy at A-State) will moderate and provide brief commentary for discussion. This event is free and open to the public.