With insight and humor, Beauty combines collected stories and writings, personal experience and research on the current cultural trends on body image, dieting and a fat phobic society to explore the culturally imposed love-hate relationship we have with our bodies.
Originally commissioned for MEDA, the Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association’s 10th Annual Conference.
For Beauty's Sake (video)
Written and compiled by Deb Lemire
Full production with audience discussion available
Asked to envision a big and bold idea on how to make the world truly embrace the diversity of women’s bodies, this presentation was one of three winning submissions focusing on the doctor patient relationship and how cultural bias plays a role in access to health care for women. at the Endangered Species: Women Summit in New York City in March 2011.
Interview with Persephone Magazine.
endangered species:women conference (video)
Aesop, First UU?
Seven Stories . . . Seven Principles
This one act play and work book is written by Laura Conkle and Deb Lemire. Experience the Seven Principles of the Unitarian Universalist Association as they are brought to life through readings or performances of Aesop, First UU?
To learn more visit www.aesopfirstuu.com
Butch and Sundance were adopted from Roses Rescue in 2008. They were strays and could not stand to be without each other. I wrote these stories a while back but now Sundance needed to go over the Rainbow Bridge so I thought I would dedicate this to him.
The Adventures of Butch and Sundance (as told by Butch)
written, illustrated and narrated by Deb Lemire
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