Max du Preez
Former newspaper editor and television personality Max du Preez works as a political analyst, newspaper columnist and documentary film maker. He is the author of Of Warriors, Lovers and Prophets – Unusual Stories from South Africa's Past and its sequel, Of Tricksters, Tyrants and Turncoats. His other books include Pale Native and Oranje Blanje Blues.
He received the coveted Nat Nakasa Award for courageous journalism from the SA National Editors’ Forum in 2008 and was named the Yale Globalist International Journalist in 2006.