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Tony Harrison: Polygons

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Hear from Tony Harrison, one of most significant British poets of the late 20th century, in this reading and Q&A session.

Both a poet and a playwright, Harrison has won numerous literary prizes and has a career that is both wide ranging and deeply impactful. Many of his works for theatre have been performed at the National Theatre and the Old Vic.

The David Cohen Prize-winning poet reads his acclaimed elegy ‘Polygons’ and is joined by Jude Kelly, Southbank Centre Artistic Director, for a post-reading Q&A.

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Royal Festival Hall
Level 5 Function Room, Green Side


Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)


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Age recommendation
For ages 14+.