June 11, 2019
International Poet Laureate Showcase
The RSL is taking bookings from Members and Fellows only. For public tickets visit the British Library website.
A rare opportunity to see some of the finest emerging writers from Chicago and London curated by Chicago Spoken Word Educator and Golden Shovel Anthology co-editor, Peter Kahn.
Featured poets include: Patricia Frazier – the National Youth Poet Laureate of the United States, Kara Jackson – the Youth Poet Laureate of Chicago, Natalie Richardson – former Scholastic Arts Midwest Youth Poet Laureate, Theresa Lola, Caleb Femi, and Aisling Fahey – Young People’s Poet Laureates of London, and Rachel Long – Young People’s Poet Laureate of London finalist and founder of Octavia Poetry Collective for Women of Colour.
Presented by RSL Fellow Sarah Howe and poet Jacob Sam La Rose.
This event is in partnership with the British Library, Young Chicago Authors and Spread the Word.
96 Euston Road
LONDON, NW1 2DB
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