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Molly Parkin

In conversation with psychiatrist Anthony Clare, Molly Parkin reveals some of the lessons she has learnt after a life marked by artistic, sexual and alcoholic excesses. (1996)

In conversation with psychiatrist Anthony Clare, ex-fashion editor and novelist Molly Parkin reveals some of the lessons she has learnt after a life marked by artistic, sexual and alcoholic excesses. After rebelling against a puritanical upbringing, her rapacious lifestyle reached its lowest point one morning in a gutter in London. Now a pensioner of 64, in love and at peace, how does she feel she has changed? (1996)

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29 minutes

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Mon 12 Aug 1996 19:00

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Role Contributor
Presenter Anthony Clare
Interviewer Molly Parkin
Series Producer Catherine Seddon
Executive Producer Judith Holder

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