Woman of Size

Chubby City NDN Jana Schmieding chats with special guests about the way we think and talk about our bodies, the impact it has on our lives and how we’re claiming some damn space.


March 18, 2019

Tamara Malas – Confidence is Trendy

Woman of Size

Jana talks to plus size fashion designer Tamara Malas about her body, her creative process in the plus size clothing realm and what ethical manufacturing really looks like when you make a fashion for people to purchase.

You can buy Tamara’s clothing at tamaramalas.com and follow her line on IG @tamara.malas!

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March 11, 2019

Imani Barbarin – The Uncivil Body

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Jana talks with Black disabled writer, activist and scholar, Imani Barbarin about the intersection of race and disability and the systemic oppression that disabled folks experience in healthcare and beyond.

Follow Imani @Imani_Barbarin on IG and Twitter. Read her work on her website crutchesandspice.com and amplify her work!

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March 4, 2019

Lydia Popovich – The Year of Dolly

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Jana hangs out with Lydia Popovich and the two discuss having pride in their big bodies, the comedy hustle and how incredibly lucky we all are to be sharing time and space with Dolly Parton.

Follow Lydia @hatertuesday on IG and Twitter. Follow her website lydiapopovich.com and go see her on her tour with Marcella Arguello. Come out to see Women Crush Wednesday in LA!

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February 24, 2019

Taté Walker – Indigenous AF

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Jana discusses her Lakota identity, the importance of contemporary Indigenous voices and the meaning behind the term Two Spirit with Mniconjou Lakota storyteller, activist and writer, Taté Walker.

Follow Tate’s work via her website, jtatewalker.com and make sure to follow her socials @walkerimagining. Follow @womanofsizepod on facebook/instagram and twitter.


February 10, 2019

Season Two – Coming Soon

Woman of Size

Tune into season two of Woman of Size - coming February 25th, 2019!

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