David Dyer


Nationality: Australian

David Dyer grew up in Australia and, after leaving school, studied nautical science and became an officer in the merchant navy. He then studied law and worked as a solicitor in Sydney and London. In 2014 he was awarded a Doctorate in Creative Arts. The Midnight Watch is his first novel.

David Dyer yang tumbuh besar di Australia melanjutkan pendidikan di ilmu kelautan dan lalu bekerja sebagai pelaut komersil. Ia kembali melanjutkan pendidikannya di bidang hukum dan bekerja sebagai pencari dana di Sydney dan London. Di tahun 2014 ia mendapatkan gelar doktor di bidang Creative Arts. The Midnight Watch adalah judul novel pertamanya.

Appearing In

Private: Fact or Fiction

Sometimes history can be more astounding than fiction. These writers discuss the struggle to sift fact from myth, and balance the tension between story and truth, without losing the plot! …


Private: Special Event: People of Letters

A literary fixture in Australia and the USA, this unique evening celebrates the lost art of letter writing. A handpicked selection of Festival guests will share ‘A Letter To The …


Private: Festival Club: Titanic – Midnight Watch

Deep in the dark night of 15 April, 1912, as the Titanic sailed through the still waters of iceberg alley, there was a ship just miles away – a ship …


Private: It Chooses You

“Talent is only 10%. The rest is obsession,” says poet Selima Hill. For these writers, obsession – be it historical, cultural, or physical – has played a defining role. What happens when …


Private: Special Event: Look Who’s Coming to Lunch

Nab your reservation to Ubud’s highly-lauded, hot-ticket restaurant, Locavore. An intimate lunch, with an unforgettable degustation, this is an imagination-meets-fine-dining mash-up, where foodie dreams collide with the fine minds of …