Robin Ince – Cuckfield Literary Festival
October 5, 2019
I’m A Joke And So Are You
What better way to understand ourselves than through the eyes of comedians – those who professionally examine our quirks on stage daily? In this touching and witty book, award-winning presenter and comic, Robin Ince uses the life of the stand-up as a way of exploring some of the biggest questions we all face. Where does anxiety come from? How do we overcome imposter syndrome? What is the key to creativity? How can we deal with grief? Informed by personal insights from Robin as well as interviews with some of the world’s top comedians, neuroscientists and psychologists, this is a hilarious and often moving primer to the mind.
Robin Ince is co-presenter of the award-winning BBC Radio 4 show, The Infinite Monkey Cage. He has toured his stand up across the world, both solo and with his radio double act partner, Professor Brian Cox.More information
Queen’s Hall, High St, Cuckfield RH17 5EL