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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

Rug Rhymes: Eco Edition

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India Roper Evans
Rug Rhymes at National Poetry Library
10.30am | Monday 17 Feb 2020
A short session of green nursery rhymes and poems for under-5s and their carers

Green Poetry Workshop

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Copyright 2019 Nick Park and Martin Kiszko Green Poems for a Blue Planet. All Rights Reserved.
Illustration of two worker bees
11.30am | Monday 17 Feb 2020
Can poetry turn you green?

Poems Go Green

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Copyright 2019 Nick Park and Martin Kiszko Green Poems for a Blue Planet. All Rights Reserved.
Polar bear sitting on arctic ice
1.30pm | Monday 17 Feb 2020
Poets share planet-friendly poems on disappearing tigers, talking rubbish and ‘poo power’
3.00pm | Monday 17 Feb 2020
Adventure into snowy mountains and deep blue oceans with poems celebrating the world you live in
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

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