Fat Girl Finishing School
Fat Girl Finishing School
Fat Girl Finishing School
Fat Girl Finishing School
Fat Girl Finishing School
Fat Girl Finishing School
Fat Girl Finishing School

Fat Girl Finishing School

$16.00

Rachel Wiley, 2020

The official re-release of Wiley’s debut book.

In print for the first time in years!

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Description

The first full-length collection of poems from Rachel Wiley, whose work spans from body image, to love and loss, and feminism. Fat Girl Finishing School is a love letter to Wiley’s living body. When confronted with fatphobia, racism, misogyny, and shame each poem chooses self love, despite society’s expectations of conformity. More than just a book about one single identity, Fat Girl Finishing School makes intersectionality dimensional. This is a book steeped in experience, every story is striking, powerful, and unmistakably palpable.

Praise for Fat Girl Finishing School

Fat Girl Finishing School overtook me. I don’t know what else to say.

It left me both weeping in public and snapping my fingers alone…and I can’t think of another book of poetry that’s ever done the same.

Fat girls of the world will find their voice through Wiley’s brilliance, and we all owe her for that.

– Jes Baker, Blogger, Baker, Advocator, TheMilitantBaker.com

About Rachel Wiley

Rachel Wiley is a queer, biracial poet and performer from Columbus, Ohio. She is a fellow and faculty member of the Pink Door Writing Retreat held annually for women and nonbinary writers of color in upstate New York…. MORE

Additional information

Weight 5 oz
Dimensions 8.5 × 5.5 × .313 in
Format

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Page Count

104 pages

Publication Date

June 23, 2020

Author Hometown

Columbus, Ohio

ISBN

978-1-943735-72-3

eBook ISBN

978-1-943735-87-7

Audiobook ISBN

978-1-63834-005-8