Irvine Welsh

Country: UK

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, Irvine Welsh is the author of 12 novels including the international million-copy bestseller Trainspotting and its sequel Porno, both adapted into iconic films by Danny Boyle. Irvine serves as the Official Ambassador of the Homeless World Cup and currently lives in Miami, USA. His most recent novel is Dead Men’s Trousers. 

Dilahirkan di Edinburgh, Skotlandia, Irvine Welsh adalah penulis 12 novel termasuk buku laris internasional sejuta eksemplar Trainspotting dan sekuelnya Porno, keduanya diadaptasi ke dalam film-film ikonik oleh Danny Boyle. Irvine menjabat sebagai Duta Besar Resmi untuk Piala Dunia Tunawisma (Homeless World Cup) dan saat ini tinggal di Miami, Amerika Serikat. Novel terbarunya adalah Dead Men’s Trousers.

Appearing in

Main Program | Irvine Welsh: Choose Life

It’s been 26 years since Irvine Welsh gave the world Trainspotting, the book deemed by Rebel Inc. “the best book ever written by man or woman” that went on to …

Live Music & Arts | Closing Night Party

The final night of the Festival is a glorious evening with Festival friends old and new. Come and meet the team behind UWRF, then join us on the dancefloor for …

Special Event | A Night of Narrative at Nusantara

Our Festival writers can certainly weave a story or two. Take a culinary journey across the bountiful island of Bali in the finest literary company. Enjoy exceptional Balinese cuisine at …