Simon Winchester


Country: United Kingdom

Simon Winchester is the New York Times bestselling author of Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded and The Professor and the Madman. His recent titles include Pacific and The Men Who United the States. Simon was awarded an Order of the British Empire for his services to journalism and literature. He lives in Massachusetts and New York City.

Simon Winchester adalah Penulis buku terlaris New York Times, Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded dan The Professor and the Madman. Judul karya terbarunya meliputi Atlantic dan The Men Who United the States. Winchester meraih penghargaan di ajang Order of the British Empire untuk jasanya kepada bidang jurnalistik dan sastra. Saat ini ia tinggal di Massachusetts dan New York City.

Appearing in

Main Program: Simon Winchester: A Case for Curiosity

An intellectual adventurer armed with insatiable curiosity, Simon Winchester’s bestselling books of narrative history include The Professor and the Madman, Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded and most recently, Pacific. …


Special Event: From Kaifeng to Krakatoa: Lunch with Fuchsia Dunlop and Simon Winchester

Indulge your inner explorer with tales tall and true from narrative non-fiction legend Simon Winchester and culinary adventurer Fuchsia Dunlop at Plataran Ubud Resort & Spa. Over a sizzling Sichuan …


Private: Fringe Event: Stories by the Sea

Simon Winchester is the beloved author of Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded and numerous other bestsellers, and travel editor Per Andersson is behind The Amazing Story of the Man …