David Astle Re-works Words

David Astle Re-works Words

Writer and crossword maker David Astle dropped into the Wheeler Centre to re-mix words and minds with his unique take on language.


Portrait of David Astle

David Astle

David Astle is a full-time word nerd. You may know his loud shirts from SBS’s Letters and Numbers. Or his black-and-white boxes in Friday’s Age. He’s also the author of Wordburger (How to be a champion puzzler in 20 quick bites), plus Riddledom, Puzzled and Cluetopia. His favourite word is ‘acrobat’.

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