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A 21st-Century Ferlinghetti: Opening Event

Part of Poetry International

Join us as we raise a glass to poet, painter, activist and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti in his 100th year.

Be among the first to see our new exhibition, which celebrates Ferlinghetti's poetry, publishing and painting, and highlights his significant role in Beat culture and 20th- and 21st-century literary activism. The evening features newly commissioned work from performance artists boyleANDshaw.

Dates & times

16 Oct 2019


National Poetry Library,

Level 5, Blue side, Royal Festival Hall


Free, but ticketed