Denise Heywood is a lecturer, author, journalist and photographer. She worked in Cambodia for three years as a journalist and has lived and worked in France and America.
Her books include Cambodian Dance Celebration of the Gods and Ancient Luang Prabang, now in its third edition, critically applauded, with added chapters on the rest of Laos.
Based in London, Denise is a lecturer for the National Association of Decorative and Fine Art Societies (NADFAS), The Art Fund, The School of Oriental and African Studies (University of London) on their post-graduate Asian Art Course and Madingley Hall (University of Cambridge). She has lectured all over Britain, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Southeast Asia and Europe for organisations such as The British Museum, The Royal Society for Asian Affairs, The National Trust and universities, museums, colleges, schools, art institutions and travel organisations including the Royal Geographical Society.
She writes for many art, literary and travel publications, appears on BBC radio, leads art tours to Southeast Asia for The Royal Academy, as well as tours to France, and also lectures on cruiseships sailing throughout Asia.
For further information see Denise's website www.deniseheywood.co.uk