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Jeffrey Masson

Jeffrey Masson is a writer of some 27 books, many of them about animal emotions, including When Elephants Weep and The Pig Who Sang to the Moon. He was a psychoanalyst, director of the Freud Archives, and a former professor of Sanskrit. He lives in Sydney with his wife Leila, a paediatrician. One son is studying in Melbourne and the other works at the European Commission in Brussels.


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