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Friend Of Marilyn

Friend of Marilyn (FOM) is a fat positive radio show. It provides counter programming to the normative discourses on fatness and obesity in our culture, hosting conversations in which accepted ideas and stereotypes about fatness are challenged. FOM believes that safe spaces for fat people are important, and the show is committed to providing a forum where fat people get to speak for themselves (not just have their lives thinsplained by others).\r\n\r\n FOM began in August of 2011, and is celebrating 5yrs by going on a tour around the world. According to the metrics collected by Access Manawatu, Friend of Marilyn has over 500 regular listeners, and is ranked in the top 5 programmes produced by the station.

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Show host: Dr Cat Pausè Category: Society and Culture Language: English Website: Show's website Email: Email this show iTunesPodcasts on iTunes

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 247 - 11-10-2018
Slovakia, Being sick, HuffPo, Monica, Fat Heffalump
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Friend Of Marilyn Repeat - 04-10-2018
Austria, Speaking tour of Texas, Rhea, Chubster.
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 246 - 20-09-2018
Romania, Elisabeth, Outside
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 245 - 13-09-2018
Greece, Fat Studies MOO 4, Dekadenca, Body Is Not An Apology.
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 244 - 06-09-2018
Cat shares a CFP for PCA/ACA 2019. She talks to Sofia - a PhD candidate at the University of Amsterdam with a focus on Fat Studies and a member of the Greek group, Political Fatties and shares a blog from Militant Baker (@militant_baker) on "Body love" Music from: Aretha Franklin - Respect
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 243 - 30-08-2018
Croatia, Dora, Virgie Tovar
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 242 - 23-08-2018
Croatia, Jasna, Substantia Jones
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Friend Of Marilyn Repeat - 16-08-2018
Spain, Magda, WearYourVoice
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Friend Of Marilyn Repeat - 09-08-2018
Portugal, Maria Ines, Nerd About Town
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 241 - 02-08-2018
Austria, Speaking tour of Texas, Rhea, Chubster
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 240 - 26-07-2018
Austria, Fat Studies MOOO, Veronika, Comfy Fat
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 239 - 17-07-2018
Today on Friend of Marilyn, Cat shares a Call For Papaers for the Fat Studies Journal on Standpoint theory. She talks to Anna Baliko (@missannastomosis) a nurse from Austria who power lifts, and spotlights a blog from Your Fat Friend entitled "A call for fat justice". Music from Kingfish - "I hear you knocking".
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 238 - 12-07-2018
Switzerland, CFP for Cultivate, Sarah Ablinger, Rachelle Hampton
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 237 - 05-07-2018

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 236 - 28-06-2018
Switzerland, Carmen, OneBeautifulYes
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Friend Of Marilyn Repeat - 21-06-2018
South Africa, Fat Manifesto, Lebo, Ijeoma Oulo
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 234 - 07-06-2018 - Italy, Rachel, Comfy Fat

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 233 - 31-05-2018 - Italy, CFP, Elisa, SheMightBeUK

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Friend Of Marilyn Repeat - 24-05-2018 - New study, Lala Tshabalala, Kara Waite

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 232 - 17-05-2018 - France, Val, Your Fat Friend

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Friend Of Marilyn Repeat - 10-05-2018 - Botswana, CFP for Health Education Journal, Natasha, Ravishly

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode repeat - 03-05-2018 - Zimbabwe, Conference, Yvette Ndada, Mean Fat Girl

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 231 - 26-04-2018 - France, Thanks, Chloe, Jennifer Weiner

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 230 - 19-04-2018 - Spain, NZ Fatshion, Glitter Butch, Natasha Rothwell

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