David Ault – Giving voice to the words of Idries Shah

David Ault – Giving voice to the words of Idries Shah

About David Ault A polymath worthy of the Renaissance Age, David Ault is the voice of ISF’s audio editions. Working with his partner, Patrick – who handles the technical side of the recordings – he has brought new life to works as short as The Book of the Book, and...

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The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Modern World,  by Iain McGilchrist

The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Modern World, by Iain McGilchrist

First published in 2009, The Master and his Emissary is a landmark in studies on the two hemispheres of the brain, and how their different modes of interacting with reality have shaped the world we live in. Iain McGilchrist is a psychiatrist and academic and has been both a practising...

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Daby Ihsan – ‘Stories are an essential element in a child’s life’

Daby Ihsan – ‘Stories are an essential element in a child’s life’

About Daby Ihsan Born in Iraq, Daby Ihsan is an award-winning illustrator and animator who has done the art work for two ISF children’s books – The Onion and Speak First and Lose. Profoundly original, her work perceives the East with extraordinary subtlety, drawing on her love for architecture and...

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Peter de Mulder - ‘Photography is a never-ending process of learning’

Peter de Mulder - ‘Photography is a never-ending process of learning’

About Peter de Mulder Peter de Mulder fell in love with photography at the age of five, when his parents first gave him a Leica camera. He has gone on to become a leading fashion and travel photographer, specialising both in powerful underwater imagery and on his observations of life...

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