Anthony Akerman

Anthony Akerman

Anthony Akerman (1949) is a playwright, who also writes radio and television drama. His plays include the award-winning Somewhere on the Border, Dark Outsider and Old Boys. He is currently writing Genealogically Bewildered Bastard, a memoir that deals with his adoption.

The love song of André P Brink by Leon de Kock: a review

Anthony Akerman Books and writers 2019-05-30

"Leon de Kock’s well-judged biography presents us with a complex portrait of a great writer beset by a fundamental loneliness. All the sex, all the affairs and all the marriages were a frequently misguided attempt to end this loneliness."