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Poetry London: Summer Readings

Spoken word at Kings Place
Spoken Word / Wednesday, 7 June 2017 - 7:00pm / Hall Two
£8.50 via box office | £6.50 online

Join us to celebrate the publication of the 2017 summer issue of Poetry London – offering the opportunity to hear some of the magazine’s most distinguished contributors reading their poems.


Emily Berry’s second collection from Faber and Faber, Stranger, Baby, has just been published to wide acclaim. Her first book, Dear Boy, won the Forward Prize for Best First Collection and the Hawthornden Prize. She edited The Best British Poetry 2015, and is now Poetry Editor for The Poetry Review.

Andrew McMillan’s debut collection Physical (Cape, 2015) won The Guardian First Book Award, the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize, and both an Eric Gregory and Somerset Maugham Award from the Society of Authors. It was also shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Costa Poetry Award.

Rachael Allen is the poetry editor for Granta, co-editor at the poetry press Clinic and of online journal Tender. Her poems have most recently been published in Poetry, Currently & Emotion and Ambit. She is the author of Faber New Poets 9 and Jolene, a collaborative book of poems and photographs with the artist Guy Gormley. She is currently studying for a PhD at the University of Hull.

Vahni Capildeo is a poet from Trinidad. In 2016 she became the third poet in a row, after Jamaican-born poets Kei Miller and Claudia Rankine, to win the Forward Prize for Best Collection with Measures of Expatriation. Malika Booker, Chair of the Forward Jury, said ‘This is poetry that transforms. When people in the future seek to know what it’s like to live between places, traditions and cultures – they will read this.’

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Photos (from top, L-R): Emily Berry, Andrew McMillan, Rachael Allen © Daniela Silva, Vahni Capildeo

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