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Marianne Thamm

Cape Town
Assistant Editor, Daily Maverick

Assistant editor Daily Maverick. Artisanal journalist/writer/author/ columnist. Earthling. If you need a rebel speaker for your event DM me.

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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?


How is social media changing news?

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