Victoria is a writer, academic researcher, former pro bikini competitor, and lifelong hungry girl. Here you can find her work regarding our complex relationships with our food and our bodies.
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Episode 30: Is Your Body Alien? – The Hungry Girl Podcast
Individuals who suffer from eating disorders and those, such as bodybuilders, who push themselves to their physical limit, often view their bodies as separate from their true selves – as alien. This episode discusses the various ways in which we perceive our bodies: as machine, project and symbol; and how this makes us become disconnected from our physical selves.