It's kinda every ambitious UC Berkeley alum's fantasy to be in the Daily Californian. Meg Elison of the Daily Cal came to Halmoni last Friday night - wearing an amazing red dress with matching killer red lipstick - to ask questions about fat fashion, sip on sangria and pontificate with us on the politics of clothing. Read her piece, "UC Berkeley Alumna Encourages Fierce Fat Fashion," here.
p.s. Go Bears!
Virgie Tovar, MA is one of the nation's leading experts and lecturers on fat discrimination and body image. She is the founder of Babecamp (a 4 week online course focused on helping people break up with diet culture) and the editor of Hot & Heavy: Fierce Fat Girls on Life, Love and Fashion (Seal Press, 2012). She writes about the intersections of size, identity, sexuality and politics. See more updates on Facebook.