Toronto Monologue Slam, Fat Phobia: Health as an Identity, “And So She Writes”

On Tuesday, July 30th edition:

York Connect: News Now reporter Cassandra London speaks with Andre Newell (co-founder of the Toronto Monologue Slam) and Gugan Deep Singh (one of the performers). They talk about how the slam started and creative stories that will be showcased on stage.

Feature Interview: For the latest installment of Fat Phobia, Joanna Beaton and Meghan MacRae interview Virgie Tovar – a self proclaimed fat activist and one of the leading experts & lecturers on fat discrimination.

Independent Arts Report: Joanna Beaton and Meghan MacRae interview Hailee Ingleton author of “And So She Writes“. A book of poems, thoughts and quotes, about a girls journey through life and how she overcomes these struggles.

[Photo credits: toslam.comAnd So She Writes, and virgietovar.com]

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