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Open Tue 12 – 6pm, Wed – Sun 12 – 8pm
Royal Festival Hall (Level 5), Southbank Centre, LondonOpen Tuesday 12 noon - 6 pm, Wednesday to Sunday 12 noon – 8 pm
What events are we lining up for you to enjoy in the library? Find out here!
Thurs 12 May - 18 Sep — Future Cities exhibition. What will our future cities look like? Immerse yourself in a narrative journey of visual art and poetry that speculates on the world to come.
Wed 11 May — Future Cities opening event (Astra Papachristodoulou, James Wilkes, Aea Varfis-van Warmelo)
Sat 28th May — Poetry Workshop: Imagining Future Cities. Create your own artistic impression of our world to come in a workshop led by poet and artist Astra Papachristodoulou.
Wed 1 June — Special Edition: Sufi Soup + Rumi’s Cave (Ershad Alamgir, Yousuf Abraham, Zuzanna Wężyk, Souradeep Roy, Bilan Ali, Sanka.0ud, Muneera Pilgrim, Sukina Noor)
Weds 15 June — European Poetry Festival: Opening Event, Swedish Poets, hosted by Steve Fowler
Sat 25 Jun — NPL Presents: Poetry London Summer Readings (Grace Nichols, Rory Waterman, Yousif M Qasmiyeh, Jennifer Wong and Will Burns)
Weds 29th June — European Poetry Festival: Flanders (Lies Van Gasse, Maud Vanhauwaert)
Wed 6 Jul — Special Edition: Zindabad - Diaspora poetry
Sun 10 July — Find Your Poetry Day. Aged 11—17 and searching for an introduction to poetry or some writing tips? This day of free workshops and readings is for you.
Wed 3 Aug — Special Edition: Mapping the Body (Rupam Baoni, Supriya Kaur-Dhaliwal and Aarnav Tewari-Sharma
Wed 7 Sep — Special Edition: Before them, we (Ruth Sutoyé)
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