kalila and dimnaRamsay Wood once travelled as a photojournalist to East Africa, Vietnam and Pakistan, but now works part-time in London teaching dyslexic children keyboard skills and literacy. He was Secretary of the College of Storytellers in 1981, and Chairman of the British charity Afghan Relief.

The first volume in his trilogy of ancient, inter-connected animal fables, published by Saqi in 2008, was Kalila and Dimna – Fables of Friendship and Betrayal. The second volume is Kalila and Dimna – Fables of Conflict and Intrigue.

Website: ramsaywood.com