Born A Crime: Stories from a South African childhood by Trevor Noah
inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man's coming-of-age, set
during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that
Trevor Noah's unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began
with a criminal act: his birth. Trevor was born to a white Swiss father
and a black Xhosa mother at a time when such a union was punishable by
five years in prison. Born a Crime is
the story of a mischievous young boy who grows into a restless young man
as he struggles to find himself in a world where he was never supposed
All readers are welcome to attend. Copies of the book will be available
at McMahon Wintonbury Library one month prior to the discussion date.
Registration is appreciated, online or by calling 860-242-0041.