Catherine Townsend

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Full name: Catherine Townsend

Area of interest: Sex and dating

Journals/Organisation: The Independent

Email: http://catherinetownsend.com/contact

Personal website: http://catherinetownsend.com

Website: http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/columnists/catherine-townsend

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Networks: https://twitter.com/#!/townsendcat

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About: http://catherinetownsend.com/bio

Education: Journalism: BA, MA

Career: "Gossip columnist for New York (Magazine) before moving to London in 2003, since when she has had a very interesting - and pretty public - private life." - The Independent

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  • also writes/written for: Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, New York Post, The Times, Daily Express, Daily Mail

Other roles/Main role: Author

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Video: Occasional commentaries

  • BBC2, Newsnight: Is politics the new porn? (In her recent Sleeping Around column Catherine Townsend revealed that a certain current affairs programme was interfering with her love life - but do you really have to chose between sex and politics?)

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Books & Debate:

  • Sleeping around: secrets of a sexual adventuress (2007) OCLC 84996870

Latest work: Breaking the rules: confessions of a bad girl (2008) OCLC 212431419

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Column name: Sleeping Around

Remit/Info: Sex and dating

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Website: http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/columnists/catherine-townsend

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Day published: Thursday

Regularity: Weekly

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