Sabrina Strings

Debates about body image in America go back long before today’s millennial versus Gen Z divide. Indeed, the ideal of thinness first came to this country through the European slave trade, according to Sabrina Strings, a [Chancellor’s Fellow and associate] sociology professor at the University of California Irvine and author of Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia.
 
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