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Dr Brooke Magnanti - The Sex Myth

Brooke Magnanti, one of Observer’s “Faces of 2009” and Guardian newspaper's “Best British Weblog 2003,” is a scientist and author. She is writer of the bestselling Belle de Jour series of books, which were adpated into the hit ITV show "Secret Diary of a Call Girl" starring Billie Piper. She is also the writer of The Sex Myth.

Brooke has been featured by more than 100 media outlets including the Sunday Times,IndependentNew ScientistGraziaThe ScotsmanHardTalk, Sky News, This Week and Newsnight. She is a columnist for the Telegraph's Wonder Women, former science editor ofCliterati, and has contributed pieces to the GuardianBig Issue, and Town. Brooke was featured in an episode of Stephen Fry's Planet Word, was one of the BBC's inaugural 100 Women, and is a popular public speaker on the themes of biometric and forensic science, sexualisation and culture, and internet anonymity and identity.