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Will Self on Walking

Self returns to the Idler Academy this September
British writer and columnist to give a talk on walking on 15 September 2011: 'Will Self returns to the Idler Academy on Thursday 15 September for a symposium on walking. Entitled Being There, Will’s talk will discuss the idea of using walking as a way of escaping what he calls ‘the man-machine matrix’, in other words, the sense encouraged by our modern system that you are always on the way somewhere, and never in the present.' [Read More]