Born a Crime


Trevor Noah

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Swaziland Term Analysis

Now formally called eSwatini, a small, independent, ethnically Swazi nation landlocked between northeastern South Africa and southern Mozambique.
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Swaziland Term Timeline in Born a Crime

The timeline below shows where the term Swaziland appears in Born a Crime. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 2
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The doctors are confused, but Patricia just says Trevor’s father is from Swaziland—this is enough to fill out the birth certificate, even though she is clearly lying. Patricia... (full context)