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31st January 2012

Exeter Fellow’s debut book named Saturday Times Book of the Week

Dr Faramerz Dabhoiwala’s debut book, The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution, was named Book of the Week in the Saturday Times last weekend.

The Origins of Sex also featured in the Sunday Times, being described as ‘gloriously enjoyable’.

Dr Dabhoiwala was recently hailed as one of The Observer’s new authors to look out for in 2012.

If you subscribe to The Times website you can read Saturday’s review here and Sunday’s review here. The Oberver’s feature is available to read for free here.

The Origins of Sex will be published by Penguin Press in February. You can read more about the book at

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