NPL at 70: International Celebration

Event start date Jun

Help us celebrate a milestone of 70 years of the National Poetry Library with a who’s who line-up of renowned international poets.

Hear extended live readings from CAConrad, Jorie Graham, John Kinsella, Lidija Dimkovska, Belinda Zhawi, Yang Lian and Olive Senior in this one-off showcase.

In addition, each poet has been invited to select their favourite poem from the National Poetry Library’s collection to share on the evening.

Event Organiser/Organisation
Southbank Centre
Start Date/Time
Friday 23 June 2023 at 7pm
End Date/Time
Friday 23 June 2023 at 8.30pm
Venue Address
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre SE1 8XX
Event Website
Booking Instructions
£15 This event is British Sign Language interpreted (BSL). To book tickets for these services, call our Ticket Office on 020 3879 9555 or email