‘Body acceptance is finally on the agenda,’ declares the psychotherapist and writer on page 164. Orbach, who counselled Princess Diana, has been analysing the troubled relationship between women and their bodies since the publication of her first book, Fat Is A Feminist Issue, 40 years ago. She married Jeanette Winterson in 2015.
A book that has inspired you ‘This week it’s Danielle Knafo and Rocco Lo
Bosco’s The Age of Perversion: Desire and Technology in Psychoanalysis and Culture.’
An author you would like to meet ‘Audre Lorde, who is sadly no longer with us.’ Your perfect bank-holiday weekend ‘When friends, weather, food, wine and talking just come together.
And the August bank holiday is my wife’s birthday, which is lovely.’