Profile:
Jenny Diski

Jenny Diski was the author of several novels, including Nothing Natural, Only Human – A Comedy and Apology for the Woman Writing, and the acclaimed memoirs Skating to Antarctica, Stranger on a Train and On Trying to Keep Still. She also published a collection of short stories as well as three volumes of essays including In Gratitude, based on her diaries for the London Review of Books. She was a regular contributor to the London Review of Books, and her essays and memoir pieces are available on the LRB archive.