Posts in "Travel"

Meryl Streep

January 10

Donald Trump’s sensitive ego is a boundless force of nature. The President-elect has hit back at Meryl Streep for having the temerity to criticise him at the Golden Globes, describing Streep as an “over-rated actress” and flunky of Hillary Clinton’s. A few years ago I had the pleasure and privilege of profiling Meryl Streep for the Australian …

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Richard Neville

September 5

Richard Neville died last night after a long illness. He will be hugely missed – for all his shining intelligence, rapier wit and generosity of spirit. Five years ago, on the publication of his daughter Lucy’s memoir, Oh Mexico!, I interviewed father and daughter for the Australian Women’s Weekly. Here’s the story in full. Thank you …

SYDNEY WRITERS’ FEST – TMI (Too Much Information)

May 14

Don’t miss what will surely be an insightful, provocative and no doubt amusing exploration of exactly how much information is ‘Too Much Information’ with three brilliant but very different contemporary memoirists. The talk will be facilitated by acclaimed feature writer and author, David Leser. THURSDAY 17th MAY, 10-11AM. Pier 2/3 Main Stage ** This is …

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SYDNEY WRITERS’ FESTIVAL – Interview with the Interrogator.

May 12

David Leser will be facilitating both interviews and discussion panels at the 2012 Sydney Writers’ Festival. Don’t miss the opportunity to attend the thrilling Interview with the Interrogator. Interview with the Interrogator – Thursday, May 17. 2.30-3.30pm at Sydney Theatre at Walsh Bay. *(This is a ticketed event) Glenn Carle says he would not use physical …

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LATEST NEWS

April 20

Watch this space for updates and features on David Leser’s latest projects, stories and travels. MARCH: David travels to New York to attend the 2012 Women In The World Summit (coming soon). APRIL: David travels to Nepal to cover another incredible story for The Good Weekend Magazine (coming soon). MAY: David will be conducting a live …

WHAT LIES BENEATH

April 20

As Christine Milne takes over from Bob Brown as the leader of the Australian Greens and attempts to forge a better relationship between the Greens movement and rural Australia – David Leser’s article in the Good Weekend is a poignant reminder of how the political ground in Australia is shifting… *Story originally published in The …

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