Award winning poet Daljit Nagra
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Award winning poet Daljit Nagra

An evening of poetry

Sat 23 Nov 2019

Location: Normanton Library

Running Time: 2 hours - approximate, including any interval(s).

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

Normanton Library
St Augustine’s Community Centre
Almond Street
DE23 6LX

Free on-street parking

Daljit Nagra
Normanton Library