A prolific public speaker, John Higgs has spoken at events and festivals including Wilderness, The Secret Garden Party, the Brighton Festival, Women In Art, the Port Eliot Literary Festival, Festival No.6, Amsterdam Dance Event, Belfast Arts Festival, Bath Literary Festival, the Byeline Festival, The Odditorium and LonCon3 (the World Science Fiction Convention).


Upcoming talks and appearances




June 29 – July 1: Also Festival, Warwickshire

In conversation about Watling Street.


July 4: Royal Geographic Society, Birmingham.

A talk about Watling Street – link and details to follow


July 7: Festival 23: Catch 23

A 14-hour event at a yet-undisclosed loaction in Sheffield, more news anon.


July 27-29: Lunar Festival, Tanworth

A talk for the Journey to Nutopia project – more details here


Sept 6: Stony Stratford Heritage Open Day

A talk on Watling Street.



Past talks: 2014, 2015, 2017