NSW Poetry Showcase [cancelled]

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Dates:
from 19 Aug 2021 - 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Address
State Library of New South Wales, 1 Shakespeare Pl, Friends Room, Ground Floor, NSW, 2000


Join us in celebration of The State Library of NSW poetry showcase, featuring some of NSW’s finest contemporary poets.

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID RESTRICTIONS IN GREATER SYDNEY*

In August 2021, Red Room Poetry (RR) — Australia’s leading not-for-profit organisation for commissioning, creating, publishing and promoting poetry in meaningful ways — presented the inaugural Poetry Month, which aims to increase access, awareness, value and visibility of Australian poetry in all its forms and for all audiences. 

Presented in partnership with the State Library of NSW, this showcase features readings by Eunice Andrada, Omar Sakr, Peter Boyle, Felicity Plunkett, Sara Saleh, Jazz Money, Toby Fitch, and a 2021 Poetry Ambassador. Hosted by Red Room Poetry Director, Tamryn Bennett.