Avi Sirlin is speaking at Ubud Writers Festival on his biographical novel published by Aurora Metro, The Evolutionist, about Alfred Russel Wallace.
He is participating in two panels, one on Indonesian travel and one on historical fiction plus a talk on Wallace on the 30 October and 1 November
Ubud has become Southeast Asiaâ€™s largest and most renowned cultural and literary event. It is being held October 28 â€“ November 1, 2015, and this year is celebrating the theme of ‘17,000 Islands of Imagination’. Â This year there will be more than 165 authors from over 25 different countriesÂ including Christina Lamb, Michael Chabon, Mpho Tutu, Raditya Dika, Ayu Utami, Teju ColeÂ andÂ Anuradha Roy.