[The JRB Daily] Episode three of Read This! features Niq Mhlongo on his new book Black Tax: Burden or Ubuntu?

The Johannesburg Review of Books and Volume have launched a new books podcast called Read This!, where we share news of what’s hot in the world of literature.

In the third episode of Read This!, out on Monday 16 September, we talk to Niq Mhlongo, The JRB City Editor and award-winning author, about the new collection of essays Black Tax: Burden or Ubuntu?

You can also listen to previous episodes of the show on the links above.

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After you’ve had a listen, tell us, via a quick text, what you are reading this month, and let us know what you think of our recommendations. You can also share Read This! with your friends, by simply forwarding the voice note in WhatsApp.



Volume’s voice note show What’s Crap on WhatsApp?, which debunks the viral fake news and misinformation spread on the app, was the winner of the 2019 Poynter Institute’s Fact Forward Innovation Fund.

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