Writer Kiese Laymon Wants to be Heavy

Explicit Writer Kiese Laymon Wants to be Heavy

From: The Sporkful
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Disordered eating, anti-blackness, fat-phobia, and addiction all bubble together in Kiese Laymon's new book, "Heavy: An American Memoir." "As artists, we got to be able to talk about all of it at once because it always happens at once," he says. "Food to me is a paradoxical way to get into all of the mess of what we are."




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