Category (Academia)

Secret Tunnels


Earlier this year I was invited to write the foreword to Antony Clayton’s new book Secret Tunnels of England: Folklore and Fact. The invitation came from a talk we gave together in the Salon for the City series, which I’d highly recommend attending if you […]

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Labyrinth Review


In the new issue of the Times Literary Supplement (20th March 2015), I have reviewed Mark Wallinger’s new book Labyrinth: A Journey Through London’s Underground.  The piece was edited down a bit for print. Below is the unedited text for those interested. […]

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Audience with Will Self


For anyone in Southampton (or interested in coming down!) on the 1st May I will be hosting Will Self in Southampton for the day. Will will be taking a walk with my 3rd year Experimental Geography students and sticking around for a reading from his new book Shark followed […]

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Experimental Geographies


Over the past few weeks, I’ve been putting together a 3rd year undergraduate course here at the University of Southampton. This is my first time putting together an entire course and I’m pleased to say I’ve finally got a draft syllabus together. I’m […]

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2014 Events


My event schedule for 2014 is just about full – I’m listing upcoming events here for those interested in attending or disrupting them. I’m particularly interested in unsolicited collaborations. August 2014 Place hacking the city, Melbourne Writer’s […]

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Mount London Launch


An invisible mountain is rising above the streets of the capital – and at over 1,800 metres, it is Britain’s highest peak… You are cordially invited to a party tomorrow night at Rough Trade East to celebrate the launch of a much-anticipated new title from […]

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