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Mon to Fri 9.30am-6pm, late night Tue till 8pm, Sat 9.30am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm | Bank Holidays 11am-5pm | Tours: Mon, Wed & Fri 11am & 7pm, Sat 11am & 3pm
 
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FREE (Adult), FREE (Child) | Donations appreciated. Tours £6-£7 (Adults), £4.50-£5.50 (Concs).
 
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Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd October 2014 to 20th January 2015
British Library, 96 Euston Road, NW1 | At British Library
Exploring the enduring influence that the gothic genre has had on literature, film, fashion, music and art, Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination at the British ...More
 
 
 
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Enduring War: Grief, Grit And Humour
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 19th July to 12th October 2014
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
This exhibition at the British Library showcases letters and diaries from serving soldiers and their relations as part of the World War One centenary commemorations....More
 
 
 
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Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd May to 19th August 2014
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
This major exhibition at the British Library will explore some of the darker and more complex themes to emerge from the UK's rich tradition of comic ...More
 
 
 
The Music of War: 1914-1918: Conference
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: 29th August 2014 at 9.30am-8pm, 30th August 2014 at 9.30am-7.30pm & 31st August 2014 at 10.30am-5.15pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Speakers from 12 countries will consider the contribution of music to the war, including government propaganda, commemoration, therapy, morale boosting and entertainment....More
 
 
 
Africa In Translation: Poetry In Emotion
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 - 10am-1pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
With Wangui Wa Goro, Andre Naffis-Sahely, Vusi Mchunu, Professor Jeff Opland, Gabriel Okoundji and Ribka Sibhatu....More
 
 
 
The International Graphic Novel And Comics Conference: Day One
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Friday 18th July 2014 - 10am-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
With Paul Gravett and Pascal Lefevre....More
 
 
 
The International Graphic Novel And Comics Conference: Day Two
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Saturday 19th July 2014 - 10am-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
With Scott Bukatman, Mike Carey and Dave Baillie....More
 
 
 
The International Graphic Novel And Comics Conference: Day Three
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Sunday 20th July 2014 - 11.30am-4pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
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Future Africa: Sci-Fi, Innovation and Technology
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Sunday 13th July 2014 - 4.30pm-5.30pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
A look ahead to the future of African writing....More
 
 
 
Bryan Lee O'Malley: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 15th August 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
The writer discusses his work....More
 
 
 
The Pen Pinter Prize 2014: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 9th October 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Salman Rushdie receives 2014's PEN/Pinter Prize....More
 
 
 
The Grand Depart: Tour De Lead Graffi
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd July to 30th November 2014 - Various Times
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
A display to celebrate the Tour de France's fourth visit to the UK for the Grand Depart 2014. This display includes a selection of posters from ...More
 
 
 
The Forgotten Soldiers: Panel Discussion
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 16th July 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
A panel discussion looking at the legacy of black soldiers who fought in the First World War....More
 
 
 
International Translation Day 2014: Discussion
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 26th September 2014 - 9am-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
The annual event for the translation community....More
 
 
 
1914: Goodbye To All That: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 28th July 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
With Lavinia Greenlaw, Erwin Mortier, Kamila Shamsie, Ali Smith and Ales Steger....More
 
 
 
Ama Ata Aidoo In Conversation: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
The author and academic discusses her work....More
 
 
 
The Caine Prize 2014 Seminar: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 - 3pm-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
The five shortlisted authors discuss their work....More
 
 
 
Reclaiming The Feminine Voice: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
With Warsan Shire, Belinda Zhawi and Ribka Sibhatu....More
 
 
 
Africa Writes: Festival Weekend
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th July 2014 - 12noon-5pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Festival weekend featuring various authors, writers and poets....More
 
 
 
Robert Crumb, Gilbert Shelton And Friends: From The Comics Underground To The Courtroom: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 14th July 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Cartoonists talk about their careers....More
 
 
 
Literary Crossdressing and the Diaspora
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 13th July 2014 - 1.45pm-2.45pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Exploring the work of African Diaspora writers....More
 
 
 
Alan Rusbridger: Reflections On Press Freedom: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 8th September 2014 - 6.30pm-8.15pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Alan Rusbridger, Editor-in-Chief of Guardian News & Media, will share his views on freedom of the press. During his editorship at The Guardian he has fought ...More
 
 
 
Posy Simmonds And Steve Bell In Conversation
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 18th July 2014 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Illustrator and graphic novelist Simmonds discusses her work with cartoonist Bell....More
 
 
 
Dylan Thomas: Return Journey
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 12th September 2014 at 6.30pm-8pm & Saturday 13th September 2014 at 2.30pm-4pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Bob Kingdom plays Thomas in this acclaimed celebration of the Welsh poet's last great lecture tour. Originally directed by actor Antony Hopkins....More
 
 
 
War Women And Song
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 30th August 2014 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | At British Library
Drama, music and comedy in a production by Anna Farthing and Bea Roberts, bringing to life the experience of those who toured to theatres of war....More
 
 
 
The World Burlesque Games 2014
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 24th and Saturday 25th October 2014 - 7.30pm
The Grand Hall, Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 2 minutes walk from British Library
Over two days, the best of international burlesque and variety performers compete across four categories, in the third annual competition. Finalists including Cherry on Fire, Alan ...More
 
 
 
Michael Jackson
London > Events > Music  Dates: Saturday 11th October 2014 - 7pm-10pm
Shaw Theatre, 100-110 Euston Road, NW1 | 2 minutes walk from British Library
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Cabaret: City Academy Musical Theatre Company
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 19th July 2014 at 3pm and 7.30pm & Sunday 20th July 2014 at 2pm and 6.30pm
Shaw Theatre, 100-110 Euston Road, NW1 | 2 minutes walk from British Library
The classic musical set amidst the rise of fascism in 1930s Berlin....More
 
 
 
London Contemporary Dance School: Graduation Performances
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th Jul 2014 - 8pm
The Place, 17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes walk from British Library
Graduating students perform works choreographed by Tony Adigun, Richard Alston, Darren Ellis, Wayne Parsons and Eva Recacha....More
 
 
 
Without Compromise
London > Events > Dance  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 7pm
The Place, 17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes walk from British Library
Works by young choreographers aged 10-18 years old, supported by professional dance artists and technical staff....More
 
 
 
 
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Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK
Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK
Exhibitions | Until 19th August 2014 

British Library

This major exhibition at the British Library will explore some of the darker and more complex themes to emerge from ...More

 
Boat Trips at Granary Square
Kids Events | Until 30th November 2014 

Granary Square 5 minutes walk from British Library

Boat Trips on the Regents Canal from Kings Cross to Camden and Islington Tunnel....More

UK Twerking Championships 2014
Dance | On 14th August 2014 

Scala 6 minutes walk from British Library

Hosted by MC Fontz and DJ Chuckie Online, the night will start with a live photo shoot with all the ...More

Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Concerts | Until 13th December 2014 

Kings Place 7 minutes walk from British Library

Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from ...More

 
Lunchtime Concert
Concerts | On 10th July 2014 

The Foundling Museum 8 minutes walk from British Library

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Progress
Progress
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

The Foundling Museum 8 minutes walk from British Library

To mark the 250th anniversary of William Hogarth's death, the Foundling Museum presents Progress, bringing together for the first time ...More

 
Decoy Jet
Concerts | On 10th July 2014 

Surya 9 minutes walk from British Library

The London-based foursome plays its pop-rock originals. With support from Gold Wolf....More

Big Art: Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2014 

Coram's Fields 10 minutes walk from British Library

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Empire, Faith & Kinship: The Sikhs & The Great War
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 10 minutes walk from British Library

Examining the contribution of Sikh soldiers in the First World War, Empire, Faith & Kinship: The Sikhs & The Great ...More

Uprawr
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

The Purple Turtle 11 minutes walk from British Library

Resident DJs play alternative, rock, pop and punk....More

 
 
 
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