Tapestry

The tyranny of beauty standards, and the men who fight them

Anshuman Iddamsetty says being fat and happy about it is an act of 'disobedience' in a culture that expects us to want to be thin. Later, Adam Smith decided to read a book naked — not once but twice.
(May Truong )
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Writer and activist, Anshuman Iddamsetty, says being fat ... and happy about it ... is an act of 'disobedience' in a culture that expects us to want to be thin.

Adam Smith, a writer and podcaster, decided to perform naked, not once but twice. He said he wanted to test his comfort level with his body, and so partook in a regular event called Naked Boys Reading.

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