Dane Baptiste

Season 5, Episode 5

Comedian Dane Baptiste joins Robin and Josie this week to talk about how Malcom X’s biography got him into stand up comedy, how he preferred Beowulf to Judy Blume and the influence of the comic series 2000 AD.







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Reading List

Dane recommends

The Autobiography of Malcom X by Malcom X and Alex Haley

Weapons of Mass Instruction by John Taylor Gatto

The One, Two, Three and Away series by Sheila K. McCullagh

1984 by George Orwell


Iliad by Homer

The 2000 AD series

Robin recommends

The work of Stephen J Gould

Science Tales by Darryl Cunningham

Psychiatric Tales by Darryl Cunningham

Supercrash by Darryl Cunningham

The work of Alan Greenspan

Josie recommends:

Forever… by Judy Blume

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