Marianne Thamm on Muck Rack

Marianne Thamm

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Cape Town
Assistant Editor, Daily Maverick
Covers:  politics, satire, theatre

Assistant editor Daily Maverick. Artisanal journalist/writer/columnist. Earthling. And Hadouken to you too...

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Biography

Award winning author of several non-fiction works, editor, web site editor, writer of satire, occasional stand-up comedian, columnist and all-round journalist.

What was your first job as a journalist?

General reporter

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes

How is social media changing news?

News breaks immediately, obviating the need for newspapers to do so. It alters ones relationship with readers.