From the Back Cover
contains research, first-hand accounts, poetry, theory, and journalistic essays that address and outline the special needs of sexual minorities when dealing with eating disorders and appearance obsession. More than 60 contributors provide their knowledge and personal experiences in dealing with body image issues exclusive to gay and transgender communities. Written by both men and women, the topics and research in Looking Queer
offer insight into the lives of people you can relate to, enabling you to learn from their experiences so you, too, can find joy and happiness in accepting your body.
About the Author
Atkins, Ressearch Coordinator, Body Image Task Force (BITF); former Research Chair, National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance; PhD candidate.
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