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Gender Reveal

Feb 18, 2019

In this week’s episode, Molly speaks with writer, activist, teacher, performer, fat babe and Ph.D. student Caleb Luna (they/them). (cw: mentions of rape, slavery, racism) Topics include:

  • How fatness impacts gender performance
  • Experiencing white supremacy in QTPOC spaces
  • “Fat liberation requires the undoing of western civilization”
  • The racialization of gender throughout U.S. history
  • Is romantic love a colonial construct?


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