Desktop Pilgrimage 2021 | Day 5

In which we start where we stopped on Day 4, Southwark Cathedral.

Where we go

  1. All Hallows by the Tower
  2. Tower Hill, execution site of St Thomas More and many others
  3. St Alphege Church, Greenwich

Topics, stories

  • British Pilgrimage Trust
  • Why visit execution sites?
  • Chaucer’s sheer range (download below)
  • Pubic hair (that’s right)
  • Samizdat publishing, and other distribution methods
  • Boal’s “Newspaper Theatre” (download below)

Newspaper Theatre, Boal.png

Chaucer's Range.pdf

Video (in full)

Click on video to watch full-screen


Weather report (real world)

Sunny. Mild.

Up next

From Greenwich to Eltham, via TBC

Every weekday in April, 14.30 to 15.15 UK time

Spectators: watch live on Facebook.
Participants: get in touch to join me “on camera” (via Zoom). This would be a lot more fun. Don’t be shy.