Offsite (Kings Theatre):
Tuesday, February 12, 8 PM (doors 7 PM)
Book Launch: Trevor Noah presents Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
In conversation with Chris Jackson
Tickets $40 (book included)
The Daily Show host Trevor Noah launches the paperback edition of his bestselling memoir Born A Crime: Stories From A South African Childhood: the compelling, 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 followed. 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, Trevor was kept hidden by his his fearless, rebellious, and fervently religious mother, until the end of South Africa’s tyrannical white rule set them off on a grand adventure. Trevor discusses his book on stage with Chris Jackson, his publisher and editor-in-chief of One World Books, at Brooklyn’s beautiful Kings Theatre at this exclusive launch event.
All tickets include a copy of the book, to be distributed at the event. Tickets are $40 (book included) through Ticketmaster or Kings Theatre box office. More information at greenlightbookstore.com/kings. Doors open at 7 PM for all ticketholders. Please arrive early to pass through security and pick up a copy of Born a Crime included with your ticket!