David Leser has been a Middle East and Washington D. C. correspondent as well as feature writer in Australia for the Murdoch, Packer and Fairfax presses. He's more recently gained a reputation as a brilliant profile writer; among his subjects are Alan Jones, Dame Edna Everage, Helen Garner, Margaret Whitlam, Oriana Fallaci, the Dalai Lama and Xena, Warrior Princess. The recipient of a number of awards, David has worked as a staff feature writer for the Daily Telegraph, The Australian, HQ, The Bulletin, The Sydney Morning Herald, Good Weekend and the Australian Women's Weekly.
Published: July 2014
A deeply moving and searingly honest memoir about fathers and sons.
Published: August 2002
A thought provoking collection by journalist David Leser that delves into the key social issues of the 90s.
Published: August 1999
The Whites of Their Eyes is a compelling anthology of 23 profiles written by David Leser, arguably Australia's leading profile writer.