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Performance: Celebratory walking of the Bibliography to the National Poetry Library

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Opening Hours: 
4pm- 7pm
Meeting point at the Nunnery Gallery, 181 Bow Road, London, E3 2SJ. The walk will end at the National Poetry Library, located in the Royal Festival Hall at the Southbank Centre.

Stephen Watts and Hannes Schüpbach invite you to accompany them in this celebratory performance inspired by the anarchic and migratory qualities of poetry, as they walk the four volume Bibliography of Modern Poetry in English Translation from the Nunnery Gallery to a new home in the National Poetry Library.

The performance will include several reading stops along the way, showcasing the breadth of literary history and heritage in the city.

All participants in the walking of the Bibliography will be guaranteed a free place at the closing performance at the National Poetry Library – click here to see more details.

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Access requirements

Nunnery Gallery has step-free access throughout from street level, including to the accessible toilet and is service animal friendly. This venue does not have a hearing loop system. Accessible parking is not available on-site but blue badge parking can be found 500m away on Fairfield Road. If you have any questions regarding accessibility at this venue or event, would like to make us aware of any access requirements that you have in advance of visiting, or would like this information in an alternate format including Easy Read, please email

There are limited spaces available to take part in this performance. If you are no longer able to attend, please email, so we can reallocate your place.