poet in the city

Welcome to the Poet in the City Events page.

You'll be able to find details about previous and upcoming events including audio and video content.

Events are listed by date with the latest event first

  • 13th Sep 2014Kings Place Festival - London Laureates

    Poet in the City, in partnership with Spoke, presents a unique poetry performance event celebrating the very best young talent in London.


  • 13th Jun 2014Keats House Festival - Bright Star Screening

    Poet in the City presents a special screening of Bright Star, the award winning film charting the life of John Keats, and exploring his defining relationship with Fanny Brawne, in the stunning setting of the poet’s own house.


  • 30th May 2014Viking Sagas

    Poet in the City presents an event exploring the rich and fascinating history of the Icelandic Sagas.


  • 26th May 2014Seamus Heaney: A Tribute

    Poet in the City presents a special tribute to the work of Seamus Heaney, the much loved Nobel Prize winning poet, who died in 2013


  • 22nd May 2014Andrew Motion and Friends

    Poet in the City present an evening of poetry hosted by Andrew Motion. Celebrating 10 years of the Creative Writing School at Royal Holloway University.