Polari

Level 5 Function Room, Southbank Monday December 9 2013 19:45 - 22:00
Recently named one of the world's best LGBT events by blouinartinfo.com, this lively literary salon is held monthly at the Southbank Centre and hosted by Time Out's Paul Burston. Polari showcases the best in new, emerging and established literary talent. Authors, poets and performers are all part of the mix – special guests have included Fenella Fielding, David Hoyle, Celia Imrie and David McAlmont. There's also The Polari First Book Prize, which is awarded each year to a new LGBT literary voice. There's a bar and a bookstall, provided by Foyles Bookshop. Advance booking is strongly advised. Tonight Philip Hoare heads the bill. Plus Marcus Reeves, Barbara Brownskirt, Ann Mann and Neil Spring.
Venue name: Level 5 Function Room
Address: Royal Festival Hall
South Bank Centre
London
SE1 8XX
Transport: Tube: Waterloo
Price: £5
Event phone: 020 7921 0823
Event website: http://www.polariliterarysalon.co.uk