This Is Not About Your BodyExplicit

by Jessi Kneeland

Welcome! This Is Not About Your Body is a podcast hosted by Jessi Kneeland that explores the intricacies of Body Neutrality, Body Positivity, and body image issues on the whole.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E42 - Episode 42: Stepping On The Scale

    S01 E42 - Episode 42: Stepping On The ScaleExplicit

    In this episode Jessi takes a break from writing the book to talk a little bit about the experience of stepping back on a scale for the first time in ages, especially after a history in the fitness industry where that action would...

    20:46
  • S01 E41 - Episode 41: The Nibling Edition

    S01 E41 - Episode 41: The Nibling Edition

    In this episode Jessi discusses how a lost tooth at a family gathering led to an introspective journey about the policy of not commenting on anyone else body/appearance.Intro to the 4 Body Image Avatars: https://youtu.be/SsxQ9qO0-...

    19:39
  • S01 E40 - Episode 40: Male Allies

    S01 E40 - Episode 40: Male AlliesExplicit

    In this episode Jessi discusses Farida D, an Arab author and her writings about feminism. Her content has been taken by "male feminist" and repurposed as his own and this episode dives into that situation and the problematic issue...

    22:06
  • S01 E39 - Episode 39: Body Neutrality, The Natural State and a Return to Truth

    S01 E39 - Episode 39: Body Neutrality, The Natural State and a Return to TruthExplicit

    In this episode Body Neutrality is front and center. At it's heart, Body Neutrality is the natural state of being, the way we're all born. What we're talking about when we say returning to a body neutral state is removing the bloc...

    20:54
  • S01 E38 - Episode 38: On Gender Identity

    S01 E38 - Episode 38: On Gender IdentityExplicit

    In this episode Jessi discusses the personal journey with gender identity, with specific stories around "passing" and coming out to family about being bisexual/trans. Our lives are inextricably shaped by gender conditioning so thi...

    34:28