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

Talks and appearances 2023

February 22nd – In conversation with Ben Wheatley and a screening of In The Earth, details here.

February 24th – Canterbury Waterstones, in conversation with CJ Stone. Full details here.

February 25th – Faversham Literary Festival, in conversation with Andy Miller.

March 25th – The Laugharne Weekend. More details here.

March 26th – Pop Up festival, Stroud. Full details here.

May 5th – Swindon Literary Festival. I’ll be talking about Love And Let Die.

May 13th – Bath Festival, in conversation with David Hepworth.

May 14th – Tunbridge Wells Literary Festival. I’ll be talking to CJ Stone about Love And Let Die.

May 23rd – Brighton Spiegletent, Odditorium Vs Stone Club: The Legacy of the Stones. I’ll be interviewing Jeremy Deller about his new book.

June 3rd – Word In The Park, Holland Park, London. I’m joining David Hepworth and Mark Ellen, along with other guests including Bob Stanley, Leslie-Ann Jones and Clare Grogan.

June 24th – Bradford Literary Festival. Why Blake Matters Today, with Jason Whittaker and Camila Oliveira, followed by an appearance on the Inspired By JB Priestley’s English Journey panel, with Lindsay Sutton and Kathryn Walchester.

July 25th – Walthamstow Rock n’ Roll Book Club – In conversation with Andrew O’Neill about the 10th Anniversary edition of The KLF, details and tickets here.

October 1st – Convenanza Festival, Carcassonne, France. Discussing Blake and the KLF in conversation with David Keenan, tickets available here.

October 24th – interviewing Ian Broudie at Resident Records, Brighton, about his new biography Tomorrow’s Here Today. Full details here.