Writing: Eating Disorders, Dysfunctional Families, and Other Fun Things

My writing and research space.

My writing and research space.

While conducting the reading and analysis portion of my project, I also began writing. [Read more…]

Eating Disorders, Feminism, and Psychology: A Compelling Combination

All three of my memoirs, read and annotated, alongside 8 Keys to Recovery From an Eating Disorder.

All three of my memoirs, read and annotated, alongside 8 Keys to Recovery From an Eating Disorder.

After finishing Unbearable Lightness by Portia de Rossi, I read Appetites by Caroline Knapp, which blew me away on so many levels. [Read more…]

Eating Disorders: A Complex Struggle

The books I'm reading for my project: 8 Keys to Recovery from an Eating Disorder, Life Without Ed, Appetites, and Unbearable Lightness.

The books I’m reading for my project: 8 Keys to Recovery from an Eating Disorder, Life Without Ed, Appetites, and Unbearable Lightness.

After acquiring all the books for my project, I created a streamlined guide of the eight keys to recovery from an eating disorder so I could avoid flipping through two books at once while close reading the memoirs. [Read more…]

Abstract: An Analysis of Eating Disorders Portrayed in Memoirs

Cover via Goodreads.

Cover via Goodreads.

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