Sociology Professor Discusses Fatphobia and “Hogging” on College Campuses


Jeannine Gailey (Sociology) recently published an article for Inside Higher Ed that focuses on the phenomena of fatphobia and “hogging”, especially as they appear on college campuses. Her research corresponds with her book The Hyper(in)visible Fat Woman (2014)

Dr. Gailey’s research continues to push the limits of what we understand about our society, including the social practices and norms that exist on college campuses across the country. Read her full article here.