Tag: Barbarism

FaT GiRL #6, August, 1996

San Francisco Pride Weekend 1996

Photos by Susannah and Laura Johnston.

FaT GiRL #4, October, 1995

Editorial (Happy Birthday!)

Editorial by Barbarism

FaT GiRL #4, October, 1995


Remembering Joanne deMichele after her death at age 21.

FaT GiRL #4, October, 1995

Report from the Front

A letter to the International No Diet Coalition from the Fat Guerrillas. A recipe for wheat paste. A collage by Barbarism.

FaT GiRL #4, October, 1995

Barbarism in the Cemetery

Photography by Laura Johnston

FaT GiRL #4, October, 1995


Contributors’ bios

FaT GiRL #4, October, 1995

Back Cover FaT GiRL #4

Photo by Laura Johnston


FaT  GiRL is sponsoring a film/video showing on “Lesbian Body Politics” Saturday June 17 at 2:00 pm at the Victoria Theater (16th and Mission)—not to be missed!


By Barbarism and Max

Difficult Seductress! Dorothy Allison

Difficult Seductress! Barbarism interviews Dorothy Allison for FaT GiRL #3. June, 1995.

Roundtable 3: Racism and Fat Hatred

There is no way we can begin to understand and end fat phobia unless we understand how deeply racism and classism work to sustain fat phobia and vice versa. You cannot discuss fat issues without also looking at the class and race dynam­ics. This roundtable is an excerpted discussion among fat dykes from the bay area sharing their personal experiences with fat and racism.

From FaT GiRL #3, June, 1995.

The ever-growing bio page

Contributors to FaT GiRL #3.

FaT GiRL #2, February, 1995

4 Big Girls: Around the Table Review

Review of a 1994 performance by 4 Big Girls.

by Barbarism
from FaT GiRL #2, February, 1995

FaT GiRL #2, February, 1995

Stories: Crossed Paths

An anonymous personals ad leads to a spicy encounter.

Smut by Barbarism from FaT GiRL #2, February, 1994.

FaT GiRL #2, February, 1995

Who are all these babes, anyway? 

Brief bios

FaT GiRL #1, October, 1994

Photos: Oso & Barbarism

Photos by Elizabeth Stark

FaT GiRL #1, October, 1994

Stories: Demon

“There is Eurus, who rises up out of the lovingly polished floor­boards. Trailing her way up my thighs, wrapping round my belly, wisping across my nipples, flowing into my mouth and out my nose.” Story by Barbarism, from FaT GiRL #1, October, 1994.

FaT GiRL #1, October, 1994


Brief bios