A National War on Fat & the Value of Young Voices

America’s war on fat has wreaked havoc on its target demographic. Young Americans are now speaking up about the trauma this health-promoting agenda has caused.

“Fat-Talk Nation,” by Susan Greenhalgh, illustrates how the war on fat has shaped the way a generation sees themselves, regardless of weight, with autobiographical narratives of personal struggles with body image, weight and self-worth.
Cover courtesy Cornell University Press