A conversation with Julian Boehme of Antagon theatre at Winterwerft, a festival for wild organic theatre.

5pm at Kulturgelände protagon, Orber Str 57, 60386 Frankfurt am Main.

11/2 – GLASGOW

An evening with Alastair McIntosh, Caroline Ross and Dougie Strang. The event will include a book signing.

7.30pm at GalGael, 15 Fairley Street, Govan G51 2SN


At Work in the Ruins of Modernity. In conversation with Martyn Hudson. The event will be followed by a book signing.

6pm at the NewBridge Project, the Shieldfield Centre, 4-8 Clarence Walk (via Stoddart Street), NE2 1AL.

14/2 – LEEDS

In conversation with the artist and writer Lydia Catterall.

The event will be followed by a book signing, the bar will be open and you are welcome to stay and hang out with the speakers and other members of the audience.

6.30pm at Mill Hill Chapel, City Square, LS1 5EB.

This event will be streamed live on YouTube.


This event is hosted by Opus Independents and will include a book signing in association with Biblioteca.

7.30pm at The Hideaway, 61 Eyre Lane, Sheffield.


The Parting of the Ways: The End of Climate Politics as We Know It & the Choices That Lie Ahead

In the Great Hall at Dartington, as part of the Earth Talks series, I will set out the political implications of the arguments made in At Work in the Ruins. This event will be hosted by Satish Kumar. There will be a book signing after the event.

8pm at Dartington Hall.

This event will be filmed as part of the Earth Talks series.

18/2 – STROUD

In conversation with Gail Bradbrook, co-founder of Extinction Rebellion.

3.30pm at Stroud Valleys Artspace.

20/2 – NORWICH

A live recording of The Great Humbling with Ed Gillespie and special guests Rupert Read and Charlotte Du Cann.

5.30pm at Norwich Arts Centre.

A recording of this event will be released as a special episode of The Great Humbling podcast.


A BORDER CROSSING LIVE event in conversation with CJ Thorpe-Tracey.

7pm at Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, BN1 1AF.


“What if it’s time to stop talking about climate change?” In conversation with the scientist and systems thinker Phoebe Tickell.

6pm at the Conduit, 6 Langley St, WC2H 9JA.

This event is free to members of the Conduit who should book through its website. Non-members can book through the link above.


A celebration of At Work in the Ruins and a chance to reflect on the conversations the book has started so far. In this event – hosted by my publisher, Chelsea Green, on my last night in the UK – I’ll introduce the book and tell some stories from the encounters I have had on this tour.

7.30pm at The Paint Room, Somerset House, Strand WC2R 1LA.

More dates coming soon…