Hamilton Wende is a freelance writer and television producer. He is a columnist for The Star in Johannesburg and a regular contributor to BBC Radio 4.
His articles have appeared in many local and international newspapers and magazines. In television he has worked for international networks including CNN, NBC, BBC, ABC (Australia) amongst others. He has written seven books: Only the Dead, House of War, The King’s Shilling, Deadlines from the Edge: Images of War from Congo to Afghanistan and True North: African Roads Less Travelled and a children’s picture book The Quagga’s Secret.
He lives in Parkview, Johannesburg.