NOVEL: The Afrikaner, by Arianna Dagnino

Title: The Afrikaner

By: Arianna Dagnino

Genre: Drama

Type: Novel

Logline: Zoe du Plessis (33), a young Afrikaner scientist in newly-post apartheid South Africa (1996), discovers that her family’s secret is wrapped in an ancient curse; torn by white guilt after losing her lover and colleague to a fatal accident, she heads into the Kalahari Desert to look for early human fossils and seek atonement.