Listening Project

Conversation between mother and daughter, Sue and Jenny, about their experiences of eating disorders.

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    The Listening Project

  • Recording locations

    BBC Radio Bristol , Bristol

  • Interviewees

    Tipping, Jenny, 1976- (female, Truck Driver & Writer), Tipping, Sue, 1950- (female, Retired Head Teacher)

  • Producers

    BBC Radio Bristol

  • Recordist

    Schofield, Joanne

  • Abstract

    Jenny asks her mum Sue about how she feels when she is suffering from Anorexia. Jenny talks about how she felt growing up with her shape, size and height and with her compulsive eating disorder. She talks about not liking her body and enjoying doing strenuous and physical activities.

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    The Listening Project conversations collectively form a picture of our lives and relationships today. Recordings were made by BBC producers of people sharing an intimate conversation, lasting up to an hour and on a topic of the speakers' choice.

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