Speakers 2012

Nick Thorpe Speakers 2012

Nick is an award-winning writer and journalist, a contributor to the Sunday Times, Guardian, Independent and BBC Radio among many others. His stories have included Russian elections, Bolivian coca wars and a 2500-mile voyage to Easter Island on a boat made of reeds.

His latest book, Urban Worrier: Adventures in the Lost Art of Letting Go (Little Brown, Jun 2011) is the story of his year-long quest to find balance and fulfillment by sampling everything from naturism to monasticism, Buddhism to ballooning.