After being body-shamed to such an extent I grew so dejected and downcast, that I avoided interactions with my classmates, opting to spend my recess in the library after grabbing a quick bite. However, little did I imagine that body-shaming would continue to dog me even in adult life.
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The advertising world feeds and profits on insecurity, especially that of women, the collateral damage it entails not being accounted for. Not only does it capitalizes on these insecurities, but adds to them by setting unrealistic beauty ideals to which we must conform or at least die trying.
सुजाता हिंदी की महत्वपूर्ण कवि और स्त्रीवादी लेखक हैं। उनका एक कविता संकलन 'अनन्तिम मौन के बीच' भारतीय ज्ञानपीठ से प्रकाशित किया गया है। साथ ही, सुजाता चोखेरबाली ब्लॉग भी लिखती हैं|
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