Malvern Group Meeting – Is Christianity feeding the secular commercial dieting industry? Professor Hannah Bacon

Is Christianity feeding the secular commercial dieting industry? Professor Hannah Bacon
Start Date:
Thursday 9th June 2022
Start Time:
7:30PM
Location:
zoom
Email:
andrewrobertwebb@googlemail.com
Speakers:
Professor Hannah Bacon, University of Chester

Professor Hannah Bacon holds a BA and a PhD from the University of Liverpool and is currently Professor of Feminist Theology at the University of Chester having previously taught at Liverpool Hope University. She is a Christian theologian with an especial interest in the relationship between gender, theology and the body. Her research explores how Christian theology might inform and transform contemporary social discourses around fat and weight loss.

She is author of Feminist Theology and Contemporary Dieting Culture: Sin, Salvation and Women’s Weight Loss Narratives, amongst other works, and she is a member of the National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance (NAAFA).

For details of the zoom meeting, please email info@pcnmalvern.org.uk

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