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Notes About Now

Featuring new songs by London Sinfonietta from composers setting music to texts created by poets from our projects.

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Author: Oliver Cable

Location: Kings Place,90 York Way, London

A drop of hope: Poetry from a Vaccination Centre

Twelve virtual poets-in-residence write poems reflecting on the impact of the vaccination program, and the shifts and changes we’ve all gone through in the past year.

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Author: Oliver Cable

"Where Two Rivers Meet" – Film

"Where Two Rivers Meet" is created by the award-winning filmmaker Eelyn Lee, telling the story of Collections in Verse: Sheffield, which saw collaborations between communities, libraries and poets.

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Author: Oliver Cable

Watch, Listen, Read

A unique collection of audio interviews, podcasts and films featuring the poets and speakers who have appeared in Poet in the City events over the last ten years.

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Author: Sarisha Kumar

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