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Author Jeanette Winterson in Twitter stew over rabbit kill

18 June 2014 Last updated at 17:42 BST

Author Jeanette Winterson has said reactions to a picture she posted on Twitter of a rabbit she had trapped, killed and skinned, have revealed 'squeamish' attitudes towards food habits.

Ms Winterson posted the picture on her Twitter account alongside the message "Rabbit ate my parsley. I am eating the rabbit."

The 'Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit' author spoke to BBC Radio 5 live's Drive, extracts of which, can be heard here.

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