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Lose Hate Not Weight: A Critical Examination of Diet Culture 

When: Wed., June 22, 6:30-7:30 p.m. 2016
Price: Free
berkeleypubliclibrary.org
In this 60 minute lecture Virgie Tovar – author, expert and lecturer – offers a primer on the history and sociopolitical realities of our cultural obsession with weight loss. The story of modern day “Diet Culture” didn’t begin with juicing or cleanses, but rather over 200 years ago with the inventor of the graham cracker.

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