06-10 September 2017

Open Book Festival

05-09 September2018

Jessica Pitchford


Jessica Pitchford, originally from the Eastern Cape, has been a journalist in Johannesburg since graduating from Rhodes University in the eighties. Her previous position as managing editor at Carte Blanche was a departure from a long career in reporting and producing for SABC news and current affairs. She now freelances for the current affairs show Checkpoint on ENCA. Blood on their Hands is her most recent book.