We're all used to the idea that we have a body we should care for, or would it be truer to admit that it's our body that's in control, and that it's not doing a good job? The characters in this volume are discovering the answers to these questions.
Dan Gunn is a well-respected writer and lecturer. He has been a regular reviewer for the TLS for over 15 years specialising in psychoanalysis and contemporary European fiction. He has published several books including Psychoanalysis & Fiction (Cambridge University Press 1988), he edited and introduced a new edition of A Young Girl's Diary (Unwin Hyman/Doubleday) and his first novel, Almost You (Quartet Books), was published in 1994 to critical acclaim.