Category: Fat Underground
fat womon/renaissance (1978)
Sharon Bas Hannah’s poetry chapbook from 1978, and a 1979 film of her reading the poem “whoever i am i’m a fat womon”
Life In The Fat Underground (1998)
Sara Golda Bracha Fishman tells the story of the Fat Underground. From Radiance, 1998.
More Women are on Diets than in Jail (1974)
A series of short rants by members of the Fat Underground, published in SISTER in 1974.
Venice newspaper clipping (1976)
An article about a fat underground action, from an unknown newspaper.
The Women’s Center (1975)
The Women’s Center’s 1975 descriptions of the Fat Underground and the L.A. Radical Feminist Therapy Collective.
Fat Underground Throws Weight Into Obesity War (1976)
An article about The Fat Underground from the Los Angeles Times. Jan. 8, 1976.
Why Not Just Stay Fat? (1976)
An article about Fat Underground and interview with Lynn Mabel-Lois, published in Evening Outlook. 1976.
Naomi Cohen Choked on the Culture (1974)
An article by Sharon Bas Hannah of the Fat Underground, published in Sister West Coast Feminist Newspaper. 1974
Roster – Fat Underground Members (1970s)
A list of women who were part of the Fat Underground and affiliated groups. By Karen Stimson.
Before You Go on a Diet / Antes de Hacer Dieta (1974)
A Fat Underground pamphlet aimed at people who diet. English and Spanish. 1974
Health of Fat People: the Scare Story Your Doctor Won’t Tell You (1974)
A Fat Underground paper by Aldebaran. 1974