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, Latitude, 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 2019:

More events, plus further details and links to follow

May 4th – Steve Moore memorial event, Brompton Cemetary, London.

With Alan Moore and Andrew O’Neill. And free gin.

May 15The Future Starts Here launch, Bosco Tent, Brighton Fringe.

With Special Guests – all chosen to represent the Future that we’re building – Salena Godden, Jo Neary and Lord Victor Adebowale. Come along, a fine night is guarenteed!

May 16Lewes Catalyst Club.

May 20thVirtual Futures, London

In conversation with Luke Robert Mason

May 23rd – Static Gallery, Liverpool.

A pay-what-you-wish talk in association with Liverpool Arts Lab, with books on sale courtesy of News From Nowhere. Details are here, and also on Facebook.

May 24-26thSea Change Festival, Totnes, Devon

In conversation with Ru Callender. Details to follow.

June 9th – Cockpit Theatre, London.

Details to follow.

September 1st – Moseley Folk Festival

On the Journey to Nutopia stage.

September 13 – Giles Walker: Monster.

Details to follow.

September 27 – Shoreham WordFest, Sussex

In conversation with Dr Branwell.

November 16Lavenham Literary Festival

Past talks: 2014, 2015, 2017