Miss Representation Panel
Growing up in a world where pink isn’t the only colour for girls
I was invited to sit on a panel as an expert on body imagefor the screenings of Miss Representation, a powerful American documentary being screened privately and addressing the influence the media and advertising has on the self esteem of our young girls and boys.
Pregnancy: A Message for Mothers-to-be
There’s more to life than being a princess, right? Don’t we want our girls to know that? Don’t we want them to know that life is made up of a palette of more than just pink?
Premier of “I Want to Change my Body”
I wrote a review in the form of a blog post called Pregnancy: A Message for Mothers-to-be which can be found on www.any-body.org.
“Ugly Girl” Interview in the Independent!
I Attended the premier of BBC 3’s first show of The Body Beautiful Season screening of “I want to change my Body”directed by Sam Emmery.
Official screening of the documentary “Centrefold” sponsored by the Welcome Trust!
I was Interviewed by Laura Bates of The Independent for an article entitled “Ugly Girl”. A young girl of 15 wrote in to describe how she feels about herself based on how she looks.
I attended this controversial documentary created by Ellie Land about female genital cosmetic surgery which has increased by 500%.