Co-curator, Dr Sophie Oliver said: "We want to challenge any simple equation of women poets and clothes, stressing the different – sometimes ambivalent, often celebratory – ways these figures approached getting dressed in their lives, work and politics."
The Southbank Centre’s National Poetry Library is the largest public collection of modern poetry in the world and is housed at the Southbank Centre in London. It contains over 200,000 items spanning from 1912 to the present day, extensive resources for poets, academics, schools and families. The library is free to use.
Poets in Vogue runs through 25 June 25, 2023.