Intersectionality, Women & Body Image

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An interview with Becky Thompson, who studies women's eating and body problems from a multicultural perspective. BY Ophira Edut Is the face of eating disorders only white and middle class? Not even close, according to Becky Thompson, a professor of African-American studies and sociology. Thompson is the author of "A Hunger So … [Read more...]

Mixed Roots Film & Literary Festival this Weekend in LA

If you are in Los Angeles this weekend check out The Mixed Roots Film & Literary Festival! (It's free but you should register online.) The Festival is an annual free public event celebrating stories of the Mixed experience through films, readings, workshops and live performance.  The Festival is an inclusive event which … [Read more...]