WHAT'S ON

There’s always a lot happening at the London Library and here’s a quick guide to the events we’ve got lined up this Autumn and Winter. Check the highlighted links for more details and to find out about booking arrangements and availability.

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If you miss an event in our Public Talks programme, the good news is that many of them will be available on video via this website. 

 


SEPTEMBER

Calendar 24 September

How To...Promote Your Book with Diane Hinds

Member Event - Join the waiting list

Members Common Room, 6th Floor, 6.00-7.30pm

 

The End of Theatre Censorship with Michael BillingtonCalendar 27 September

Public Event - Book here

The Reading Room, 6.30-8.30pm

 


OCTOBER

Calendar 1 OctoberGuided Tour of the Library

Public Event  - Join the waiting list

6-7pm

 

Calendar 3 October

Henley Literature Festival

Sara Wheeler: What Makes a Great Travel Book?

at The Town Hall, 4.30pm - Book here

 

Calendar 3 October

Henley Literature Festival

The London Library: A Place of Inspiration

at The Festival Hub, 6.30pm - Book here

 

4octNew Member & Society of Authors Drinks

New members only, by invitation

The Reading Room, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

 

Calendar 6 October

Henley Literature Festival

In Conversation with Antonia Fraser

at The Kenton Theatre, 11am - Book here

 

Calendar 11 October

Red Birds with Mohammed Hanif

In Partnership with the Bloomsbury Institute

Public Event - The Reading Room, 6.30-8.30pm - Book here

 

Calendar 15 OctoberGuided Tour of the Library

Public Event  - Join the waiting list

6-7pm

 

18thoctThe Josephine Hart Poetry Hour featuring a selection of poems by TS Eliot

Public Event- Book here

6.30-8.30pm

 

Calendar 29 OctoberGuided Tour of the Library

Public Event  - Join the waiting list 

6-7pm

 


NOVEMBER

Calendar 5 NovemberSiegfried Sassoon and Charles Hamilton Sorley: Two Unlikely Rebels

Member Event - Book here

Members Common Room, 6th Floor, 6.00-7.30pm

 

Calendar 8 November

Left Bank Art, Passion and the Rebirth of Paris, 1940-1950 with Agnès Poirier

In Partnership with the Bloomsbury Institute

Public Event - The Reading Room, 6.30-8.30pm - Book here

 

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Victoria Hislop

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