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An exhibition by D J Roberts in neon, drawing and pop culture ephemera.
Experience the poetic future.
Slawa Harasymowicz's exhibition unravels the story of a semi-hypothetical figure.
Experience powerful first-person stories of Britain's homeless through this book, poetry and art collection.
Explore a poetic form inspired by Marcel Duchamp's approach to visual art at this exhibition.
An exhibition about one poet's relationship with London, and the transformative power of art.
Celebrating one of the most original and compelling poets of the 20th century.
The seventh annual Poetry Library open day.
An exhibition by Rick Myers.
Throughout his career, David Byrne has compiled a fascinating collection of music books, which will be on display and available to borrow from the Poetry Library.
Dive into the world of Poetry Comics with items from the Poetry Library collection and beyond.
This exhibition showcases Owen Lowery's poetic responses to the work of artist Paula Rego.
This exhibition gathers work from three international artists who respond to the world through the written word, performative drawing and sculpture.
The sixth annual Poetry Library open day.
An exhibition about the legacy of World War One by the Henningham Family Press.
A exhibition tracking Tom Phillips' A Humument through its recent incarnations across digital platforms.
An exhibition of live writing.
This exhibition explores the world of poetry in collaboration and is co-curated by SJ Fowler and Poetry Librarian Chris McCabe.
First solo exhibition by Ntiense Eno Amooquaye
Patrick Coyle presents material from his ongoing project ONLY REFERENCE. The title is a reversal of the term applied to the Saison Poetry Library's collection, and refers to Coyle's production of an 'expanded reference manual' for the library.
With readings from Gillian Allnutt, Joe Dunthorne and Mary Jean Chan.
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Full 2017 programme announced, featuring two NPL events. » Read more
visceral, inventive verse that sweats, bleeds and sings. » Read more
We're looking for a Digitisation Project Assistant. » Read more
Accompany Poetry Librarian Chris McCabe on a tour exploring poetic activity in London. » Read more
Staff Pick from our Poetry Library Open Day 2016 by
Katarina Kelsey, Library Assistant. » Read more
Top-flight performance poetry in the congenial setting of a traditional London pub » Read more
Items added to The National Poetry Library in March 2017 and now available for reference or loan. » Read more
Jill Abram presents Stablemates with Steve Ely, Nancy Charley and Richard Skinner of Smokestack Books » Read more
A lecture-performance with readings to mark the centenary of Edward Thomas's death. » Read more
Bring poems on the theme of ‘Poems not Bombs’ – or just bring your lovely poems. » Read more
The current, "live" magazines stocked at The Poetry Library and online. » Read more
Have a look at the current U.K. imprints that publish poetry.» Read more
"We can not compete but perhaps we meet somewhere." Red Rose » Read more
Help people find out where that line in their head comes from. » Read more