Everybody has a body and Everybody is the name of a new book by art and social critic Olivia Laing, which takes off from the ideas of Wilhelm Reich. It’s a book about bodies in peril and bodies as a force for change and what are the limits of pleasure and freedom.
I had a fascinating conversation with Olivia about her book. Click on the grey triangle or mp3 link above to hear Part One of our conversation, as broadcast today on WBAI FM NYC and Pacifica affiliates across the nation.
Part Two is here: https://jackshalom.net/2021/05/16/everybody-by-olivia-laing-part-two/