Anshuman Iddamsetty is an activist, writer and podcast producer

His non-fiction debut, Hello Pig: Notes For a Fat Future is out early 2020 on Strange Light. He's also the host of Vanguard by Shopify Studios, a podcast about how we make money today.

Select Press

Fat and loving it: this man says life improved when he gained weight

Tapestry, CBC Radio

"Writer and activist, Anshuman Iddamsetty, says being fat ... and happy about it ... is an act of 'disobedience' in a culture that expects us to want to be thin."

The Love Your Body Issue 

NOW Magazine

“My life began when I decided to gain as much weight as possible. The moment I chose to become fat, everything changed.”


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