Nick Middleton at Blackwell's Oxford

Nick Middleton at Blackwell's Oxford
  • Blackwell's Oxford, 51 Broad St, Oxford, OX1 3BQ
    Blackwell's Oxford
    51 Broad St Oxford, OX1 3BQ UNITED KINGDOM
  • 25/11/2015 19:00 - 25/11/2015 20:00

Nick Middleton introduces his latest book, An Atlas of Countries That Don't Exist, in a free illustrated talk. An acclaimed travel writer and Oxford geography don, Nick will explore the shadowy, surprisingly large, and literally unofficial world of countries that don't exist.

Nick Middleton is a geographer, writer and presenter of television documentaries. He teaches at Oxford University, where he is a Fellow of St Anne's College. A Royal Geographical Society award-winning author, he works, teaches and communicates on a wide variety of geographical, travel and environmental issues for a broad range of audiences, from policy-makers to five year-old children. He is also the author of several travel books, including the stunning gift book An Atlas of Countries That Don't Exist, and the bestseller Going to Extremes, which was part of a number of television series he wrote and presented for Channel 4 on extreme environments and the people who live in them.