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Eating Disorder Awareness week

The National Eating Disorder Information Centre presents:



EATING DISORDER AWARENESS WEEK 4 - 10 February 2001



* Body-Image and Self-Esteem: Help and hindrance for women of colour

* A panel discussion in which we honor and celebrate the racial and

cultural diversity of bodies and raise awareness about body image and body politics in communities of colour. Panelists include: Zahra Dhanani, lawyer, activist and co-host of Masala Mixx on CKLN; Ann Shin, National Film Board of Canada, Director of Asian Eyes; Trey Anthony, playwright and comedian whose work has been featured at Second City and as a part of From the Soul: The Urban Talk Show; and Iyabo Musa, a nutritionist working in the area of weight management.



* Date: 5 February 2001

* Time: 7.00 p.m.

* Venue: YMCA, 20 Grosvenor St. Toronto

* FREE



* Fearless Friday - an evening of celebration

An evening of comedy, song and improvisation by Albert Howell (Second City;Devil's Advocate); Peter Oldring (Second City; Sin City) and Joanne O'Sullivan (The Sexy Dance; Stand Off) amongst others. Join us in celebrating life regardless of size, weight or shape.



Date: Friday 9 February 2001

Time: 8.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.

Venue: Rio Bar; 129 Danforth Ave. (at Broadview), Toronto

PWYC



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