Upcoming events

 

Sunday 27 November
At the Victoria & Albert Museum in London as part of their You Say You Want a Revolution exhibition on the music and art of the ’60s I’m joining a day on the Hippie Trail:

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Until 1 March 2017Maps & the 20th Century: Drawing the Line runs at the British Library in London and includes some early Lonely Planet mapping:

IMG_2062 - British Library, Lord of the Rings & Lonely Planet - 540The showcase features an early Australia map drawn by Linda Fairbairn, the notebook used in Central and South America when Geoff Crowther researched the first edition of South America on a Shoestring and – not from Lonely Planet at all – a map of Middle Earth drawn in 1948 by Tolkien when he was writing Lord of the Rings.