Darryl Whetter


Country: Canada/Singapore

Dr Darryl Whetter is the author of four books of fiction and two poetry collections. His most recent book is the climate crisis novel Our Sands, forthcoming from Penguin Random House. A Canadian, he is the inaugural Director of the new MA Creative Writing at Lasalle in Singapore.

Dr Darryl Whetter adalah penulis empat buku fiksi dan dua kumpulan puisi. Buku terbarunya adalah novel mengenai krisis iklim Our Sands, yang akan diterbitkan oleh Penguin Random House. Warga Kanada, ia adalah Direktur pelantikan MA Creative Writing baru di Lasalle di Singapura.

Appearing in

Main Program | Rhik Samadder: I Never Said I Loved You

Actor, broadcaster and writer Rhik Samadder’s memoir about mental illness, bad acting, backpacking with his mother, and the infinite ache of being alive was described by The Guardian’s Kate Kellaway …


Main Program | Moving Pictures

The way we consume stories is rapidly changing, and the popularity of graphic novels, memoirs and other types of visual storytelling for adult audiences proves images can capture enthralling narratives. …


Festival Club | On the Road Again

We’ve gathered a stellar lineup of UWRF’s finest globetrotters to regale you with travel stories both tall and true. There’s nothing left for you to do but order a beer …