Avi Sirlin author of the historical novel The Evolutionist about Alfred Russel Wallace has been speaking at Festivals in Bali and Singapore.

HF panel at UWRF Tory Amanda Isa (2)At the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (Oct 28-Nov 1, 2015) Avi took part in two panel discussions and gave a talk about Wallace. Pictured here with (from left to right) Isa Kumari (Singaporean writer), Amanda Curtin (Australian writer), Avi Sirlin, and Tory Louden (moderator).

Avi in Singapore

At the Singapore Writers Festival (Nov 6-8, 2015) Avi was paired with Dylan Jones in a panel deconstructing the cult of personality, and writing historical fiction. Avi also found time to visit the Singapore Science Centre to see the Alfred Wallace exhibit.