Video: Attention Seeking

Adam Phillips

Adam Phillips talks to Devorah Baum about his latest book, Attention Seeking, which argues, among other things, that attention seeking is one of the best things we do.

Some recent pieces by Adam Phillips in the LRB:

Unforgiven: ‘Down Girl’ · 7 March 2019

In a Garden in Milan: Augustine’s Confessions · 25 October 2018

My Shirt-Front Starched: Proust’s Megalomania · 28 July 2016

I fret and fret: Edward Thomas · 5 November 2015

Against Self-Criticism · 5 March 2015

You can find all Adam Phillips’s LRB pieces HERE.