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Proms 2017 Proms Extra: Poetry Competition

Proms Extra: Poetry Competition
Proms Extra: Poetry Competition
16:45 Thu 7 Sep 2017 Imperial College Union
BBC Proms 2017 Poetry Competition winners are announced by the judges TS Eliot prize-winning poet Jacob Polley, director of the Poetry Society Judith Palmer and poet and presenter Ian McMillan. The winning poems will be read by Imogen Stubbs.
BBC Proms 2017 Poetry Competition winners are announced by the judges TS Eliot prize-winning poet Jacob Polley, director of the Poetry Society Judith Palmer and poet and presenter Ian McMillan. The winning poems will be read by Imogen Stubbs.

About This Event

Join Jacob Polley, winner of this year’s T. S. Eliot poetry prize, Judith Palmer, Director of the Poetry Society, and BBC Radio 3 presenter Ian McMillan as they announce the winners of the 2017 Proms Poetry Competition. The winning poems will be read by actress Imogen Stubbs.

Edited version broadcast on BBC Radio 3 after tonight's Prom.

Booking is not required for this event. Entry is on a first-come-first-served basis (doors open from 30 minutes before the event begins; capacity is limited).

Image: Jacob Polley © Mai Lin Li