Darryl Whetter


Country: Canada

Darryl Whetter is the author of three books of fiction and two poetry collections. His novels are the bicycle odyssey The Push & The Pull and the multi-generational smuggling epic Keeping Things Whole. A Canadian, he is the inaugural director of the new MA Creative Writing at LASALLE in Singapore.

Darryl Whetter adalah seorang penulis dari tiga buku fiksi dan dua kumpulan puisi. Novel-novelnya berkisah mengenai pengembaraan sepeda The Push & The Pull dan kisah epik multi-generasi Keeping Things Whole. Ia merupakan warga negera Kanada yang menjadi direktur pelantikan MA Creative Writing di LASALLE di Singapura.

Appearing in

Main Program: Gail Jones: The Death of Noah Glass

Parents and children. Love and art. Grief and happiness. Memory and the mystery of time. In her mesmerizing seventh novel, The Death of Noah Glass, Gail Jones cements her reputation …


Main Program: What a Map Cuts Up

“What the map cuts up the story cuts across.” – Michel de Certeau. This year, UWRF brings together writers from 30 countries, celebrating the power of story to inspire empathy, …


Workshop: Story Fundamentals

What are the fundamental ingredients of a story? Desire is the core of all narratives – from jokes to novels to plays to films to video games. Clarify and explore …


Main Program: The Big Read: Poetry Edition

It’s one of life’s pleasures: having someone read to you. We’ve assembled a lineup of our most masterful poets in a little corner of the Festival devoted to the loveliness …