A Point of View: “Parity of Esteem” by Will Self, BBC Radio 4, 2nd September 2018

“To stand in the corridor of a crowded locked ward in a contemporary British mental hospital” writes Will Self, “is still to feel oneself closer to Hogarth’s hellish vision of Bedlam, than any enlightened healthcare”. Will tells the disturbing story of what happened to a friend, recently detained in a London psychiatric hospital.

A Point Of View by Will Self: BBC Radio Four, 2nd September 2018

You can listen to the programme here

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