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Poetry reading: An Exploration of Contemporary Urdu Poetry

Friday, March 11, 2022
Opening Hours: 
6pm - 8pm
The Nunnery Cafe, 181 Bow Road, London E3 2SJ

Come along to this evening of readings, translations, and discussions from established, contemporary Urdu poets in the diaspora as they dive into stories of belonging, migration, and what British South Asian writing looks like today.

This event is organised by Founder of Heartspoken Word, Maliha Haider - a London-based writer of colour and immigrant who can swear in two languages.

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Access Information

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 or call 020 8980 7774 (Ext. 3)

Travel Information

Opening hours: Tues-Sun, 10am to 4pm
Address: Nunnery Gallery, 181 Bow Road, London, E3 2SJ
Nearest station(s): Bow Road (District and Hammersmith and City lines) is a 6-minute walk away, and Bow Church (DLR) is a 3-minute walk away.
Bus: 205, 25, 425, A8, D8, 108, 276, 488 and 8 all service the surrounding area.
Bike: Bicycle parking is located at Bow Church Station. The nearest Santander Cycles docking station is at Bow Church Station.