5 speakers 15 minutes each

Henry Eliot

The Joyful, Disquieting world of Mazes

Henry Eliot is the Creative Editor of Penguin Classics, a writer and literary walker. Before joining Penguin he organized various literary tours, including a mass public pilgrimage for the National Trust (inspired by William Morris), a recreation of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales which raised money for the National Literacy Trust, a Lake Poets tour of Cumbria and a quest for the Holy Grail based on Malory's Morte D'Arthur. He is the author of Follow This Thread and Curiocity: in Puirsuit of London (with Matt Lloyd-Rose).