Dallying on the edge of existence with Jules Mountain

on 09 October 2017.


Hold your breath and prepare to experience the agony and euphoria of dallying on the edge of existence with Jules Mountain. Mountain’s lifelong dream to climb Everest ended in devastation in the wake of the avalanche of 2015.

He chronicles his remarkable struggle to survive in his book Aftershock, which he will be discussing in vivid detail at the Hungerford Literary Festival on Sunday 15th October at 7.30pm.

Jules Mountain cheated death once in 2007 after surviving a brush with cancer, then again in the aftermath of the most-deadly disaster experienced on the world’s most iconic mountain. A man who lives life at full pelt, Mountain explores the fragility of human existence, the choices that define us and the decision to face the fear and do it anyway.

Don’t miss out on this adrenaline-fueled talk.

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