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Talk Nikki Giovanni in Conversation

Nikki Giovanni in Conversation

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Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles


Join world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist and educator Nikki Giovanni for an evening of poetry and conversation.

Lauded for her honest reflections on everything from race and politics to friendship and sexual desire and motherhood and loneliness, Giovanni joins us to share and discuss the breadth of her work and activism and the continuing power of literature in contemporary society.

Southbank Centre is proud to present Giovanni as a lasting cultural icon and winner of numerous awards, including the Langston Hughes Medal and NAACP Image Award, as well as the recipient of a Grammy Award nomination for her album The Nikki Giovanni Poetry Collection. Additionally, Giovanni was named as one of Oprah Winfrey’s 25 Living Legends.

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Event details

Mon 21 Oct 2019, 7:30pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Royal Festival Hall
Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road

Phone: 020 7960 4200 (Ticket Office)

Email: accesslist@southbankcentre.co.uk

Website: Royal Festival Hall

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