Jacinta Parsons - 'It Was The Right Time To Talk About Chronic Illness.'


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Sep 30 2020 29 mins   1
Jacinta Parsons is a broadcaster, radio maker, writer, and public speaker. She currently hosts Afternoons on ABC Melbourne delivering a popular mix of art, culture and ideas. She has lived with Crohn's disease for over 20 years and is an ambassador for the Crohn's and Colitis Association and speaks and writes about the impact of living with chronic illness. Unseen is her first book. Ahead of the release of Unseen, Joel sat down with Jacinta to discuss the book, living with Crohn's disease, how lockdown in COVID replicates having chronic illness, the book serving as a love letter to an experience in her life, and more. Books mentioned in this podcast: 'Unseen' by Jacinta Parsons: https://bit.ly/36hvhYT Host: Joel Naoum Guest: Jacinta Parsons Producer: Nick Wasiliev