William Leith has, at different times, worked as a columnist and feature writer at The Independent on Sunday, The Mail on Sunday, and the Observer. He has written about a wide range of subjects, from food to celebrity, cosmetic surgery, fashion, and film. He has written about kings in Africa, political tension in Palestine, nightlife in Bangkok, Hollywood film directors, diet gurus, and the death of James Dean. Much of his work has to do with sex, relationships, and the body.
William’s latest book, THE CUT THAT WOULDN’T HEAL: FINDING MY FATHER (Bloomsbury) was published in May 2022.