Special Event: A Storyteller’s Lunch

25 Oct 2018 12:00 - 14:30
950,000
Alila Ubud. Desa Melinggih Kelod, Payangan (Google Maps)

Indulge your inner wanderer with stories of searching and serendipity over a lavish lunch at breathtaking Alila Ubud. Combining curiosity and creativity, Geoff Dyer, Jay Griffiths and Carl Hoffman explore beyond the everyday to bring readers stories of wild places, unique cultures and profound passions. Join them for a lunch less ordinary.

Includes three-course lunch and glass of wine.

Featuring

Carl Hoffman

Carl Hoffman is the author of The Last Wild Men of Borneo, which the Washington Post called “a work of remarkable empathy” and 2016 Pulitzer Prize winner William Finnegan said …


Tom Owen Edmunds

Tom Owen Edmunds heads the Climate Change Unit at the British Embassy Jakarta. His previous posts include Lahore and Colombo. Once described by the British Journal of Photography as “one …


Jay Griffiths

Jay Griffiths is an award-winning writer influenced by Indigenous cultures. She has written on the politics of time (Pip Pip); the importance of wildness (Wild); the natural world in childhood …


Geoff Dyer

A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Geoff Dyer is the author of four novels and nine works …



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