Syllabus for the August 2020 General Track Reading, Heavy.
Trigger Warning(s): This book is full of Laymon’s lived experiences with abuse, disordered eating, manipulation, misogynoir, and racism.
This book contains several scenes of child sexual violence, disordered eating, and violence between intimate partners. Please be gentle with yourself as you read these sections. Reflect as necessary. Rest as necessary. There are also scenes surrounding eating disorders, anti-fatness, and physical violence. Also, remember you are not reading alone. Smart Brown Girl is a community of readers working through texts together.
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