Saturday, February 21st: ‘The Truth About Exercise Addiction: Understanding the Dark Side of Thinspiration’

    Date: 02/21/2015

    Time: 7:00 pm

    Location: Bluestockings (172 Allen St., Manhattan)

    Price: Free

    With Katherine Schreiber
    Katherine Schreiber, co-author of
    The Truth About Exercise Addiction: Understanding the Dark Side of Thinspiration, will read excerpts from her book, outline the symptoms, prevalence, and health tolls of exercise addiction; share her own story, and discuss how the media (specifically thinspiration and fitspiration campaigns) reinforce a cultural obsession with fitness that obscures the signs of unhealthy and often dangerous behavior.

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