Keith Scott holds a First Class Bachelor of Arts Honours in History and German from the University of Otago. His fictional piece, Letters from Gallipoli was produced by Radio New Zealand and broadcast on Anzac Day 2008. In the same year Keith performed a season of The Tin Can Tourist, a cycle of original poems written by a labourer in the Great Depression. In 2009 he published Before ANZAC, Beyond Armistice, a social history of Central Otago and its soldiers during World War I. In 2010 his musical drama, set in the Vietnam War, Postmark Vietnam, premiered in Ho Chi Minh City. Keith is a freelance writer and lives in Dunedin.