Indulge in some literary banting
22 March 2018 00:39 (South Africa)
Life, etc

Jon Blair: a conscience and a camera

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    Rebecca Davis

    Rebecca Davis studied at Rhodes University and Oxford before working in lexicography at the Oxford English Dictionary. After deciding she’d rather make up words than define them, she returned to South Africa in 2011 to write for the Daily Maverick, which has been a magnificilious decision.  

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