Lutz Van Dijk

Dr Lutz van Dijk is a writer, historian and human rights activist. He wasn't allowed entry to South Africa until 1994. Since 2001 he is a founding co-director of the HOKISA Children's Home in Masiphumelele ( His book "A History of Africa" (preface by Archbishop Desmond Tutu) is told exclusively with African voices. His novel "Themba" has been made into an international movie in 2010.