How Humor is Evolving The Body Positivity Movement

Mar 13, 2017 | 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
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Nicole Byer

Above Average

Akilah Hughes

Carolyn Kylstra

Through humor, a new generation of empowered women are not only contributing to the overall cultural shift and conversation, but they are—as comedians do—pushing it a step further. This panel discussion, led by SELF Editor-in-Chief Carolyn Kylstra, will address the ways in which humor has evolved the cultural conversation on the female body, covering the progress made so far and also exploring the possibilities for the future.

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Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Artist Wristband, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Health
Level: Beginner