Broccoli Book Club / The Good Immigrant

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The Good Immigrant is an anthology of twenty-one essays written by accomplished writers, comedians and actors, who share their experiences growing up in Britain, the book is edited by Nikesh Shukla and it was first published in the UK in 2016. Buy the book here (

Abondance Matanda, Poet and Writer joins host of Broccoli Book Club Diyora Shadijanova (, and Broccoli Content Producer, Jaja Muhammad ( to discuss the collection of essays on race and immigration considered the nation's favourite book in 2016.

Up for discussion are the guests' views on the word immigrant and how they identify, their favourite essays and who they think really needs to read this collection.

Join in the conversation via our handle '@broccolicontent'.