Adam Phillips

Adam Phillips is a psychoanalyst and a visiting professor in the English department at the University of York. His books include On Kissing, Tickling, and Being BoredGoing SaneSide Effects; and On Balance. He is also the coauthor, with the historian Barbara Taylor, of On Kindness; with the critic Leo Bersani, of Intimacies; and with the exhibition-maker Judith Clark, of The Concise Dictionary of Dress.