Bart Luirink

Bart Luirink is a former correspondent for Dutch media in Johannesburg, South Africa (1990 – 2012). He is a commentator for Dutch media on African affairs and editor-in-chief of ZAM Magazine, an online magazine with the best of (investigative) journalism, photography, arts and opinion from Africa and beyond.

He is an author of blogs, articles and essays published at and In May 2016 the book 'Homosexuality in Africa, A disturbing love' (Uitgeverij Aspekt, Soest, The Netherlands and Gazelle Publishers, Lancaster, UK) wih co-author Madeleine Maurick was released.

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