In his author talk for Writers Victoria in September 2014, Tom Doig talked about his Mongolian mis-adventures and writing about other places.
In this extract, Tom shares his thoughts on nomads, morons and the future of travel writing.
About Tom Doig
Tom Doig is a writer, PhD candidate and moron.
In 2013 Allen & Unwin published his first book, Moron to Moron: two men, two bikes, one Mongolian misadventure. Tom has an MA in Hitler Comedy and is currently a Journalism PhD student, researching people’s experiences of climate change in Australia.