Lisa Appignanesi's Writings
Freud's insights are everywhere in 20th-century literature. But, from Virginia Woolf to Philip Roth, psychoanalysts have been given short shrift in fiction, lacking the inner life that is their trade. Lisa Appignanesi asks, Is this about to change? Madness has always had a tug on artists: Shakespeare dramatised it; the romantic poets made a romance of it;...
Born in Poland, brought up in France and Canada, Lisa Appignanesi is a London-based novelist, writer and broadcaster. A former university lecturer and Deputy Director of London's Institute of Contemporary Arts, she is also the former President of English PEN...