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Geoff Dyer

Geoff Dyer is the author of Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi and three previous novels, as well as nine non-fiction books. He has won the Somerset Maugham Prize, the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction, a Lannan Literary Award, the International Centre of Photography’s 2006 Infinity Award for writing on photography, and the American Academy of Arts and Letters E.M. Forster Award. In 2009 he was named GQ‘s Writer of the Year. He won a National Book Critics Circle Award in 2011 and was a finalist in 1998.

In 2015 he won a Windham Campbell Award for Non-fiction and was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His books have been translated into more than twenty languages. Dyer currently lives in Los Angeles where he is a writer-in-residence at the University of Southern California.

His most recent book is White Sands: Experiences from the Outside World.

‘“Based on a true story”: the fine line between fact and fiction.’ Geoff Dyer in the Guardian.

‘Geoff Dyer, The Art of Nonfiction No. 6.’ The Paris Review interview.

‘I’ve written a lot of books on a lot of subjects, but that wouldn’t count for shit if I just applied a uniform template to those subjects.’ The Believer interview.

Titles byGeoff Dyer
  • Another Great Day at Sea
    Another Great Day at Sea
    Geoff Dyer
  • Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi
    Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi
    Geoff Dyer