The Cells, Tissues, Systems and Cavities of the Body | Jeanette Winterson | Granta Magazine

The Cells, Tissues, Systems and Cavities of the Body

Jeanette Winterson

Translated by Jamey Gambrell

‘You were a coat of many colours wrestled into the dirt.’

Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson OBE is the author of ten novels, including Oranges are not the Only Fruit, The Passion and Sexing the Cherry; a book of short stories, The World and Other Places; a collection of essays, Art Objects as well as many other works, including children's books, screenplays and journalism. Her writing has won the Whitbread Award for Best First Novel, the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize, the E. M. Forster Award and the Prix d'argent at Cannes Film Festival. She lives in London and Gloucestershire.

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Translated by Jamey Gambrell

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