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New Poetry: A Celebration (In Person Tickets)

Paul Muldoon, Emily Berry
Join us in person at St George’s Church in Bloomsbury or online for this set of live readings from five exceptional Faber poets.

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7:00 pm
About the Event

Join us at St George’s Church in Bloomsbury or online for this set of live readings from five exceptional Faber poets: Paul Muldoon, Victoria Adukwei Bulley, Emily Berry, Maurice Riordan and Jack Underwood. The poets will read from their current and forthcoming collections, celebrating the best of new poetry.

You can buy live-streaming tickets here:

Paul Muldoon
Paul Muldoon will read from Howdie-Skelp, his new collection coming in November 2021.

Victoria Adukwei Bulley
Victoria Adukwei Bulley will read from Quiet, her forthcoming 2022 collection.

Emily Berry
Emily Berry will read from Unexhausted Time, her forthcoming 2022 collection.

Maurice Riordan
Maurice Riordan will read from Shoulder Tap, his new collection coming in October 2021.

Jack Underwood
Jack Underwood will read from A Year in the New Life, published in August 2021.

What To Expect

You will be sent the link the day before the event and the event will go live at 7 p.m. or shortly after.

About the Author

Paul Muldoon is the author of thirteen previous collections of poetry, including Moy Sand and Gravel, for which he received the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. His other awards include the 1994 T. S. Eliot Prize, the 2003 Griffin Prize, the 2015 Pigott Prize and the 2017 Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry. Born in County Armagh in 1951, he has lived since 1987 in the United States, where he is the Howard G. B. Clark Professor in the Humanities at Princeton University.

About the Author
Paul Muldoon
About the Author

Victoria Adukwei Bulley is a poet, writer and artist. An alumna of the Barbican Young Poets, she is the recipient of an Eric Gregory Award and has held residencies internationally in the US, Brazil and the V&A Museum in London. She is currently a doctoral student at Royal Holloway, University of London, supported by a Technē award for practice-based research in Creative Writing.

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Victoria Adukwei Bulley author photo
About the Author

Emily Berry is the author of Dear Boy (2013) and Stranger, Baby (2017). She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

About the Author
About the Author

Maurice Riordan was born in Co. Cork. His first book, A Word from the Loki (1995), was shortlisted for the T. S. Eliot Prize, as was his most recent, The Water Stealer (2013). He is Emeritus Professor of Poetry at Sheffield Hallam and a former editor of The Poetry Review (2013–17).

About the Author
About the Author

Jack Underwood’s debut collection of poems, Happiness (Faber, 2015), won the Somerset Maugham Award. He is a senior lecturer in English and Creative Writing at Goldsmiths College, University of London. His non-fiction book Not Even This about parenthood, uncertainty and poetic language and knowledge is published by Corsair.

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Jack Underwood author photo

When will I receive the link to the event?

You will be emailed the link for the event the day before the event. If you haven’t received it by the morning of the event, please forward your confirmation email to

Will I receive the recording after the event?

If we have permission from the author and host to share the video post-event, we will send the link to ticket holders to rewatch the event.