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Born a Crime, Raised an Icon: Trevor Noah’s Powerful Autobiography

November 22, 2017

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As written for The Platform, UK [September 2017] An “autobiographical comedy” is how Trevor Noah’s memoir Born A Crime is often described. But, as everyone’s current favourite satirical funny man, Noah does here too what he does best. Drollery as a façade for dark witticisms. A laugh-out-loud hardcover made up of pages laced with a grim life […]

The Break-Up

April 27, 2010

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Feminism, have I got a bone to pick with you. No, this cannot wait for another time. Sit yourself down, we need to talk. My dear friend, what has become of you? It seems the day you were born, your heart was as pure as any other infant, and as a child you were naturally […]