Richard Fidler

Richard Fidler is the author of the best-selling Ghost Empire [ABC Books]: the story of his journey to Istanbul with his son Joe, to uncover the rich history of the lost Byzantine Empire. Richard is best known as the presenter of Conversations with Richard Fidler, broadcast across Australia on ABC Radio. Conversations is the most popular podcast in Australia, with three million programs downloaded every month. In another life Richard was a member of Australian comedy trio The Doug Anthony Allstars (DAAS), which played to audiences all over the world.