Sonya Renee Taylor

Posts Published by Sonya Renee Taylor

Sonya Renee Taylor is an author, poet, spoken word artist, speaker, a humanitarian and social justice activist, educator, and founder of The Body is Not An Apology movement.

Body Shame and Transformation

We’ve been indoctrinated to feel shame about our bodies, and to thoughtlessly shame others about their bodies. That’s an accepted societal norm with devastating impacts that writer and activist Sonya Renee Taylor names “body terrorism.” In her groundbreaking book “The Body is Not an Apology,” now in a bestselling second edition, Taylor introduces readers to a practice of thinking, being, and doing to change how we relate to our bodies—and to everybody around us.

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