The Body Is Not An Apology
The Power of Radical Self-loveBook - 2018
From Library Staff
WestSlope_MarlyO Mar 15, 2021
More than just Self-Care/Help this book challenges us to experience real radical self-love so that we are better able to identify and interrupt systems of oppression with a vision of everyone experiencing a more caring and just world.
"Systems of oppression thrive off our inability to make peace with difference and injure the relationship we have with our own bodies. The Body Is Not an Apology offers radical self-love as the balm to heal the wounds inflicted by these violent systems."
"The Body Is Not an Apology offers radical self-love as the balm to heal the wounds inflicted by violent systems. World-renowned activist and poet Sonya Renee Taylor invites us to reconnect with the radical origins of our minds and bodies and celebrate our collective, enduring strength."... Read More »
Annie S says: This is about the concept of how radical self acceptance can transform our lives, communities, and the earth. Loved this because it's for everyone!
CedarMill_SabrinaH Dec 28, 2018
Resolve to love your body: An activist and poet, Taylor draws from her own experiences and those of friends and family to celebrate bodies that are marginalized in our society, and to replace learned shame and embarrassment with radical self-love and courage.