Richard Fidler


Country: Australia

Richard Fidler is a writer and radio host. He’s the author of the bestselling books Ghost Empire, a history of the legendary city of Constantinople, and Saga Land, a journey into the sagas of Iceland, co-written with Kári Gíslason. Richard is also the presenter of Conversations on Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio, Australia’s most popular podcast.

Supported by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre, UniSA.

Richard Fidler adalah penulis dan pembawa acara radio. Ia adalah penulis buku laris Ghost Empire, sebuah sejarah kota legendaris Konstatinopel, dan Saga Land, sebuah perjalanan dalam kisah-kisah Islandia, yang ditulis bersama Kari Gislason. Richard adalah presenter Conversations di Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio, podcast paling populer di Australia.

Didukung oleh The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre, UniSA.

Appearing in

Main Program | Richard Fidler: Back in Time

Richard Fidler is taking his gift for storytelling back in time. He has traipsed through Istanbul uncovering legendary Constantinople with his son, and journeyed to the sites of the beautiful …


Special Event | A Storyteller’s Lunch

Ignite your imagination over lunch at breathtaking Alila Ubud. Richard Fidler, Novuyo Rosa Tshuma and Lucy Inglis breathe life into research, bringing to light stories at once true and incredible. …


Special Event | Stories by the Sea

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival’s Stories by the Sea returns to the iconic Tandjung Sari Hotel for one night only. Join renowned storyteller Idanna Pucci and bestselling writer and broadcaster …


Live Music & Arts | PechaKucha

Global performance phenomenon PechaKucha – now in more than 1,000 cities – sees Festival artists present 20 images for 20 seconds each. With dozens of daring ideas set to bubble …