[Ebook] The Curious Diary of Mr Jam: Official humorist for repressive regimes By Nury Vittachi – Girlnailart.us

The Curious Diary of Mr Jam: Official humorist for repressive regimesHe Tried To Bring Comedy To Asia, But Everyone Just Laughed At HimSam Jam S Whole Life Had Been A Tragic Mistake As A Humorist In Asia He Had Repeatedly Been Sacked, Blacklisted And Chased Out Of Buildings.But He Refuses To Believe That His Audiences Of Conservative Muslims, Communist Officials, Religious Police And Asian Citizens In General Have No Sense Of Humor.This Funny, Poignant Tale, Which The Author Describes As A Novel For Legal Reasons , Is Than Just Laugh Out Loud Entertainment It Shines An Essential Light On What Global Culture Will Look Like As Eastern Ways Of Thinking Start To Dominate.

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[Ebook] The Curious Diary of Mr Jam: Official humorist for repressive regimes By Nury Vittachi – Girlnailart.us
  • Paperback
  • 335 pages
  • The Curious Diary of Mr Jam: Official humorist for repressive regimes
  • Nury Vittachi
  • English
  • 04 July 2017
  • 9789881613929

10 thoughts on “The Curious Diary of Mr Jam: Official humorist for repressive regimes

  1. says:

    A gentle, witty, funny, slightly sardonic memoir I enjoyed it a lot, especially because of the nostalgia it engendered in me for Hong Kong I always enjoyed Mr Vitacchi s writing in the SCMP This book pretty much makes it clear why that unfortunately stopped he s...

  2. says:

    Written in a diary format, this back cover describes this book as a novel for legal reasons But don t be fooled, it certainly reads like a memoir The humor is often clever and subtle, not generally a laugh out loud kind of schtick but pleasing to read and I do love the personality of the author that comes through he s a very likable everyman type The narrative, however, is very much slice of lifejust as you might expect from serial journal entries It makes for great bedtime reading, as each entry is very short I d be curious to experience this voice in a true novel format, where Vittachi would breathe his wit and candor ...

  3. says:

    Very enjoyable and funny book about Sam Jam the author s pseudonym and his experiences as a humorist in Asia The author makes use of irony and amusing anecdotes to create this laugh out loud read As the title suggests, this book is in the form of a diary It spans a period of one year and is very much autobiographical ...

  4. says:

    Originally published in Time Out Hong Kong, issue 121, January 2 15, 2013Sri Lankan born author Nury Vittachi goes in search of comedy in Asia Through writing a blog and various columns in newspapers and magazines, the Hongkon...

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