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Panelist: Lesley Heywood, Ph.D.
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Author of "Dedication to Hunger: The Anorexic in Modern Culture"

Dr. Heywood is a professor in the English Department at the State University of New York at Binghamton. A former track and cross-country runner and currently a power lifter and bodybuilder, Leslie Heywood is also the author of Bodymakers: A Cultural Anatomy of Women's Bodybuilding the sports memoir Pretty Good for a Girl   She writes widely on issues of gender, women, popular culture, and sport. She teaches cultural and sports studies, twentieth century literature and theory, and creative writing.

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