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Derby Libraries and Derby poetry Festival presents
Award winning poet Daljit Nagra
An evening of poetry
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Sat 23 Nov 2019
Running Time: 2 hours - approximate, including any interval(s).
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About the event
This event is promoted by Derby Libraries and Derby Poetry Festival, Derby LIVE are pleased to act as a ticket agent
Unfortunately this performance has had to be cancelled. All bookers will receive a full refund.
Daljit Nagra will be headlining the event supported by a number of local poets showcasing their work to celebrate the launch of Normanton Library in conjunction with Derby Poetry Festival.
Daljit is one of the UK’s most celebrated poets. He has won the Forward Prize for Best Individual Poem and Best First Book, the South Bank Show Decibel Award and the Cholmondeley Award. He has been nominated for the Costa Prize and twice for the TS Eliot Prize.
Daljit is also the inaugural Poet-in-Residence for Radio 4 and 4 Extra, and presents a weekly programme on Radio 4 Extra.
Support comes from Casey Bailey, Alison Solomon, Bea Udeh and Trevor Wright.
Disabled access available
St Augustine’s Community Centre
Free on-street parking
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