• Issue
  • Mar 09, 2022

One on One: Enoch Cheng on Michaela Coel

Still from the TV series I May Destroy You (2020), written by and starring MICHAELA COEL. Courtesy HBO.

We thought we had seen the worst of Covid-19. But in 2022, the shocks of the pandemic are still bringing us down. What is most disturbing is how quickly new normals are absorbed into our lives, including our emotional state of shock. Perhaps this is a survival strategy: telling ourselves that we are okay.