In Verse We Trust: An Evening of Poetry and Music

14/03/2019 @ Romanian Cultural Institute, 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X8PH

“If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry.” - Emily Dickinson

Award-winning Romanian-American author Andrei Codrescu, whose work is "cause for celebration" (Kay Boyle), is our special guest for the last event in Romania’s programme at the London Book Fair. He is joined by distinguished writer and literary critic Mircea Mihăieș for an uplifting evening of poetry and music, where readings of thought-provoking verse are interspersed with live music performed by virtuoso pianist Mina Beldimănescu.

Followed by a wine reception.

When: Thursday 14 March 2019, 7pm
Where: RCI London, 1 Belgrave Square, London SW1X8PH

Free entry. Please book on EVENTBRITE if you wish to attend.


Full programme of the Romanian presence at the London Book Fair 2019.

The Romanian participation at the LBF 2019 is organised by the Romanian Cultural Institute's Book Centre and the Romanian Cultural Institute in London, with the support of the Romanian Embassy, Caravansérail Bookshop, the Romanian Publishers Association, University of Pittsburgh Press, Palm Art Press and Aurora Metro Books. The project is funded by the Romanian Cultural Institute.