Heidi Holland and Adam Roberts asked fellow journalists and writers - South Africans and foreigners who have lived in Johannesburg - to write about the city. Out of this emerged FROM JOBURG TO JOZI, idiosyncratic reactions to Egoli, Jozi, the City of Gold. This collection of writings has a vibrancy to entertain locals, as well as authenticity for those who want to know more about the metropolis that has become known as Africa's infamous city.
Kurt gives an overview of the book:
Kurt Ackermann's stories, memoir, magazine articles and opinion pieces have been published in North America, the UK and South Africa.
His recent story THE STAYING GROUND appears in the anthology From Jo'burg to Jozi: Stories about Africa's infamous...