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Guernica Remakings

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Joe Hague
Guernica Remakings at Southbank Centre
11.00am | Friday 26 Jul 2019
Picasso's anti-war masterpiece is seen anew in a multimedia exhibition curated by Nicola Ashmore

A Homage to Razz

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Courtesy of Friends of East End Loonies
A Homage to Razz at Southbank Centre
8.00pm | Wednesday 4 Sep 2019
Celebrate the life of poet and musician Razz in an evening of readings and tribute
8.00pm | Wednesday 2 Oct 2019
Poet Jacqueline Saphra reflects on photos of, and by, the photographer, model and war journalist

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The Perseverance by Raymond Antrobus (Penned in the Margins)
The Perseverance by Raymond Antrobus (Penned in the Margins)
6.30pm | Monday 14 Oct 2019
Get closer to the poet's extraordinary debut at our National Poetry Library Book Club

A 21st Century Ferlinghetti

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Stacey Lewis
Lawrence Ferlinghetti
11.00am | Wednesday 16 Oct 2019
Toast to Beat poet, painter and activist Lawrence Ferlinghetti's 100th birthday at this exhibition

A 21st Century Ferlinghetti

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Image courtesy of City Lights Bookstore
Lawrence Ferlinghetti
7.30pm | Wednesday 16 Oct 2019
Raise a glass to artist Lawrence Ferlinghetti in his 100th year at this exhibition launch

Heaux Noire

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Heaux Noire illustration
6.30pm | Friday 18 Oct 2019
Listen up as womxn* of colour share their stories through poetry and music

My Name is Why

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Muluneh Aida
Lemn Sissay, author and broadcaster
8.15pm | Friday 18 Oct 2019
Reflect on self-expression and Britishness at this discussion on Sissay’s new memoir
11.00am | Saturday 19 Oct 2019
A panel of poets and translators discuss the disruptive and transformational nature of translation

National Poetry Library Open Day

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Harpreet Kalsi
Gold patten print
12.00pm | Saturday 19 Oct 2019
Peek into the library to browse hidden gems and enjoy live readings and displays

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