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19th, May 2017 to 21st, May 2017

City Stories - a weekend photography and creative writing course with the Royal Institute of British Architecture (RIBA). From 19-21 May 2017 photographer Diego Ferrari and I will teach a weekend course aimed at developing participants' creativity and awareness of architecture.

08th, Mar 2017

Acclaimed Turkish novelist Elif Shafak will be at the UEA Spring Literary Festival on 8th March 7-8pm.

08th, Nov 2016

My book Ice Diaries: an Antarctic Memoir has won the Grand Prize - the Phyllis and Don Munday Award - at the Banff Mountain Film Festival book competition. The Banff film festival is one of the world's largest showcases for films about mountains, mountaineering, climbing and adventure travel.

04th, Nov 2016

I will be chairing a panel at this year's Urban Encounters conference at Goldsmiths College, in conjunction with the Tate Modern.

27th, Oct 2016

I'll be talking to Vintage nature writing classics authors Sean Borodale, Tim Dee and Mark Cocker on why nature writing matters at 7.30 on 27th October in the Norwich forum auditorium as part of the Norwich Science Festival.

25th, Jun 2016

This one-day writing workshop is timed to coincide with an exhibition at the Royal Institute of British Architects on the British home.

09th, Jun 2016

Hide - a site-specific promenade theatre performance in the open.

13th, Apr 2016

Ice Diaires - an Antarctic Memoir is published by ECW Press in Canada and the US in March 2016.

23rd, Oct 2015 to 24th, Oct 2015

On Saturday 24 October from 14.00-16.00 I will be speaking on a panel at the 2015 Urban Encounters Symposium, entitled '(Re-)thinking the Street. I will give an illustrated talk about the psychogeography of the Antarctic, enitlted 'Antarctica, the Antithesis of Street'.

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