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Spoken Word

(Mostly) Mondays 7pm Hall One

Start your week with lively discussion, lectures and readings in a wide range of genres including poetry, journalism, fiction, drama and politics.

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Hall One

Rock 'n' Roll Politics: The Election Special

Monday, 20 April 2015 - 7:00pm /

With weeks to go before the closest election in decades award-winning columnist and broadcaster, Steve Richards, stages a special one off live show, taking you behind the scenes of a great political drama.

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Hall One

Poet in the City presents... W.B. Yeats

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 7:00pm /

Poet in the City presents an event celebrating the life and work of one of the greatest poets of the 20th Century. In this special event leading poet Bernard O’Donoghue hosts an evening of poetry and discussion with live readings from the acclaimed actress Fiona Shaw.

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St Pancras Room

Poet in the City presents... W.B. Yeats – LIVE RELAY

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 7:00pm /

LIVE RELAY of Hall One event – Poet in the City presents an event celebrating the life and work of one of the greatest poets of the 20th Century. In this special event leading poet Bernard O’Donoghue hosts an evening of poetry and discussion with live readings from the acclaimed actress Fiona Shaw.

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Hall One

Poet in the City – Haiku: Small is Beautiful...

Monday, 11 May 2015 - 7:00pm /

Poet in the City presents a unique celebration of the Haiku. From its Japanese origins to its modern influence, this event will explore the fascinating history and legacy of a timeless classic. Acclaimed poet Don Paterson leads a panel of experts...

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Hall Two

Jack Zipes: The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm

Thursday, 14 May 2015 - 7:00pm /

Jack Zipes, a world authority on the fairy tale, takes us on a fascinating journey into the world of the Grimms’ original fairy tales, and the reasons for their obscurity today.

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Hall Two

Don't mind the gap: An Evening on British and German Literature with Simon Armitage, Durs Grünbein, A.L. Kennedy & more

Saturday, 16 May 2015 - 7:30pm /

A vibrant mixture of poetry and prose: The German Academy for Language and Literature, visiting London this year, is delighted to invite you to an evening with some of the best poets and novelists from the UK and from Germany, each a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature or of the German Academy.

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Hall One

Do It Like A Woman: Caroline Criado-Perez in conversation with Bridget Christie

Monday, 18 May 2015 - 7:00pm /

Caroline Criado-Perez, the feminist activist and journalist who took on the Bank of England, Twitter and the criminal justice system, talks to the comedian Bridget Christie about her first book, 'Do It Like A Woman: … And Change the World'.

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Hall Two

Rock 'n' Roll Politics: The Post-Election Special

Monday, 15 June 2015 - 7:00pm /

The closest, most exciting election in decades is over and now we, the voters, and they, the elected politicians, face new, epic dramas. Join the award winning columnist and broadcast, Steve Richards, for the first Rock N Roll Politics of the new political era... when politics is still all shook up.

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Hall One

Twenty Contemplations

Monday, 12 October 2015 - 7:00pm /

The Rimbaud and Verlaine Foundation is delighted to present this special cross-arts collaboration, featuring the award-winning pianist Cordelia Williams playing a selection of extraordinary piano compositions by the French composer Olivier Messiaen (Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus).

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