Britain, Let's Talk About the Golliwogs

Comedy (stand-up, political)

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  • Fireside - Arch III
  • 14:30
  • Aug 26
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Group: James Nokise
  • Warnings and additional info: -

Description

***** (Scotsman, 2017). Let's chat about your race relations issue. Who better with than a Samoan/Welsh comedian from New Zealand? Focusing on Britain's unique history with the golliwog, it's all about addressing the mixed-race elephant in the room... when the elephant is staring at a racially-triggering doll. Where do they come from? What do they mean? Can you own one? No, but really, can you? Following a critically acclaimed 2017 run at The Stand, James Nokise returns to Edinburgh after touring the world and is keen to chat.

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