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Joo Yeon Park, Twenty Times a Thousand (2019). Photo by Dan Weill
11.00am | Thursday 5 Dec 2019
A new exhibition commemorates Samuel Beckett

Rug Rhymes

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India Roper-Evans
Children at poetry workshop
10.30am | Friday 17 Jan 2020
Find your spot on the poem rug for a short session of nursery rhymes and poems for under-5s
8.00pm | Wednesday 4 Mar 2020
Conjure myth, magic, fable and feminism at a reading by leading voices in contemporary poetry

Emirati Poets in London

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Bayrem Ben Mrad. © British Council
Two poets working together
8.00pm | Thursday 12 Mar 2020
The spotlight’s on poetic talent from the United Arab Emirates in an evening of readings and discussion

Crossing Boundaries

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Lee Kah Yeow
Crossing Boundaries at Southbank Centre
8.00pm | Wednesday 1 Apr 2020
Traverse cultures and languages at a reading from UK-based poets of East Asian heritages and identities
8.00pm | Wednesday 8 Apr 2020
German and British concrete poets come together to present new collaborations and visual poetry films
6.30pm | Monday 27 Apr 2020
Delve into the works of the poet who gave voice to the River Dart at National Poetry Library Book Club
8.00pm | Tuesday 12 May 2020
One of America's most compelling and visionary poets reads from her genre-defying works