Thomas More’s vision of Utopia, written 500 years ago, has inspired
many to try and establish their own perfect societies ever since.
Ken Worpole is an acclaimed writer on landscape, architecture,
urbanism and social policy, including The New English Landscape and New
Jerusalem: the Good City and the Good Society.
Becky Hogge writes about information politics, human rights and
technology. Barefoot into Cyberspace: Adventures in search of techno-Utopia,
was saluted by Cory Doctorow as ‘an inspiring and stirring tour of the
Together they explore the concept of utopia, taking in Ebenezer
Howard in Hackney, Garden Cities, Buckminster Fuller, Geodesic Domes, The
Grateful Dead and the World Wide Web.