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Thin Tidier, probably lengthy review to come But it s important.Worth reading but has its issues, though they don t come from the book itself so much as its implications In short and this goes for both the documentary and accompanying book Positive Great photography, great concept, gives a voice to women who may not have been given one otherwise Enlightening to those who may not be aware of these disorders Critically Acclaimed For Girl Culture And Fast Forward, Lauren Greenfield Continues Her Exploration Of Contemporary Female Culture With Thin, A Groundbreaking Book About Eating Disorders Greenfield S Photographs Are Paired With Extensive Interviews And Journal Entries From Twenty Girls And Women Who Are Suffering From Various Afflictions We MeetYear Old Brittany, Who Is Convinced That Being Thin Is The Only Way To Gain Acceptance Among Her Peers Alisa, A Divorced Mother Of Two Whose Hatred Of Her Body Is Manifested In Her Relentless Compulsion To Purge Shelly, Who Has Been Battling Anorexia For Six Years And Has Had A Feeding Tube Surgically Implanted In Her Stomach As Well As Many Others Alongside These Personal Stories Are Essays On The Sociology And Science Of Eating Disorders By Renowned Researchers Joan Jacobs Brumberg, Dr David Herzog, And Dr Michael Strober These Intimate Photographs, Frank Voices, And Thoughtful Discussions Combine To Make Thin Not Only The First Book Of Its Kind But Also A Portrait Of Profound Understanding I don t agree with Renfrew s treatment Wth would you force someone with an eating disorder to eat junk food These girls and women need to learn proper ways of eating And I understand why they don t allow exercise, but because they ar I think that this book would really appeal to teenage girls, seeing as anorexia and body image are such common problems with this age group The pictures are gripping and the way in which the story is told through first person accounts of anorexic girls and their journal entries is not only believable but also very powerful The book is a quick read I read it all in one evening and I think it would also appeal to a reluctant reader the images definitely help to break up the text.The book ad I think that this book would really appeal to teenage girls, seeing as anorexia and body image are such common problems with this age group T The relationship between food, emotions, and women s bodies, my goodness I didn t intend to be in the library forthan fifteen minutes but the cover of this book grabbed my attention and, soon enough, I was planted at a desk completely engrossed in the photos and stories Some of the photos are quite disturbing but the nature of how anorexia and bulimia take control of one s mind and body is such a complicated and widespread matter that it merits such honest documentation To make the expe The relationship between food, emotions, and women s bodies, my goodness I didn t intend to be in the library forthan fifteen minutes but the Really powerful and devastating book that explores Eating Disorders and the girls suffering from them It follows four main girls, but also tells the stories of many, many other women being treated at Renfrew, an inpatient treatment centre for people with eating disorders It s a tough book that doesn t gloss over any of the horrors of suffering from an eating disorder, but it has heart and really explains the mindset of someone suffering from an ED The photographs were amazing and the personal Really powerful and devastating book that explores Eating Disorders and the girls suffering from them It follows four main girls, but also tells the stories of many, many other women being treated at Renfrew, an inpatient treatment centre for people with eating disorders It s a tough book that doesn t gloss over an Grade BTHIN is a photo essay coffee table book profiling twenty girls from are free Coral Gables, a world renowned eating disorder clinic The teens and women profiled through photographs, interviews and journal entries tell their struggles with varying degrees of insight and in different stages of the recovery process Four of the women, all who have relapsed also report after they ve left treatment Three doctors are also interviewed.I first saw the 2004 HBO documentary THIN, and decided to c Grade BTHIN is a photo essay coffee table book profiling twenty girls from are free Coral Gables, a world renowned eating disorder clinic The teens and women profiled through photographs, interviews and journal entries tell their struggles with varying degrees of insight and in different stages of the recovery process Four of the women, all who have relapsed also report after they ve left treatment Three doctors are also interviewed.I first saw the 2004 HBO documentary THIN, and decided to check Thin is a conflicting book for me A photographic essay set at the Renfrew Centre and curated by Lauren Greenfield presents a series of trauma narratives intended to highlight how eating disorders do not discriminate Much has been made of the access Greenfield was afforded to the lives of patients and the trust she earned Excerpts from journals were selected, as were some collages but it really should be noted these were carefully selected to present a specific narrative designed by Greenfie Thin is a conflicting book for me A photographic essay set at the Renfrew Centre and curated by Lauren Greenfield presents a series of trauma narratives intended to highlight how eating disorders do not discriminate Much has been made of the access Greenfield was afforded to the lives of patients and the trust she earned Excerpts from journals were selected, as were some collages but it really should be noted these were carefully selected to present a specific narrative designed by Greenfield and therein lies the problem.Although Greenfield is successful in presenting a range of people in race and age, the defining narrative plays into already established beliefs and stereotypes of eating disorders it was about fat Also problematic is the inc this is the companion book to the HBO documentary with the same title having just watched the doc again, i have to say, i like the book so muchwhile it is a sort of supplement you get to seeinto the lives of the girls than i felt you did in the film there are excerpts from journals, lots of photos, and wayhistory and background to shelly, polly and britney, especially also alicia with the fact that polly passed away late last year, this book takes an evenpoignant this is the companion book to the HBO documentary with the same title having just watched the doc again, i have to say, i like the book so muchwhile it is a sort of supplement you get to seeinto the lives of the girls than i felt you did in the film there are excerpts from journals, lots of photos, and wayhistory and background to shelly, polly and britney, especially also alicia with the fact that polly passed away late last year, this book takes an evenpoignant turn, and fills the holes i wish the film did it lists agencies hotlines to call contact if you think you have an eating problem, or if someone you know does the book isresponsible , if that makes sense it doesn t sensationalize the illness, or glamorize any of it, which i appreciate and it ends on a note of hope, which i felt the film lacked at least, it s cautiously hopefully it s also presented in a large coffee table book t Lauren Greenfield is a wonderful photographer She has a great clarity to her work, and a directness that I really like to look at At which I really like to look I can t really judge that well because I ve never had an eating disorder just usual girl body image stuff , but I thought Thin the documentary was crazy compelling and and an honest look at the toughness of treating the illness.The book is also crazy compelling It would be good stand alone, and it addsto the stories than t Lauren Greenfield is a wonderful photographer She has a great clarity to her work, and a directness that I really like to look at At which I really like to look I can t really judge that well because I ve n


About the Author: Lauren Greenfield

Lauren Greenfield is an American artist, documentary photographer, and documentary filmmaker She has published three photographic monographs, directed four documentary films, exhibited in museums, and published in magazines and other publications.


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