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Title Hunger : a memoir of (my) body / Roxane Gay.
Author Gay, Roxane, author. (2)
Publisher Corsair, an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group London
Published 2017.
ISBN 1472151119 Paperback
9781472151117 Paperback
MARC No
Pages 280 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes In her popular essays and long-running Tumblr blog, Roxane Gay has written with intimacy and sensitivity about food and body, using her own emotional and psychological struggles as a means of exploring our shared anxieties over pleasure, consumption, appearance, and health. As a woman who describes her own body as wildly undisciplined, Roxane understands the tension between desire and denial, between self-comfort and self-care. In Hunger, she explores her past including the devastating act of violence that acted as a turning point in her young life and brings readers along on her journey to understand and ultimately save herself. With the bracing candour, vulnerability, and power that have made her one of the most admired writers of her generation...
Subject Gay, Roxane. (1)
Authors, American 21st century Biography. (4)
Body image. (4)
Eating disorders. (2)
Rape victims United States Biography.2lcgft. (1)
Autobiographies. (57)
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Holdings Dargaville Non fiction 920 GAY Issued

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