Agent: Isobel Dixon
Journalist and anti-apartheid activist who served a full prison sentence for sabotage and left South Africa on a ‘permanent exit permit’ in 1971. He won the 2003 Olive Schreiner Prize for his prison memoir BANDIET OUT OF JAIL. Ten years in exile in London were followed by ten years in Zimbabwe. He returned to South Africa in 1992 and became director of the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism in Johannesburg. He works as a freelance media trainer.