Ifor ap Glyn (Wales/UK) will be working with poets Charlotte Runcie (Scotland/UK), Magnús Sigurðsson (Iceland), Matilda Södergran (Finland/Sweden) and Arvis Viguls (Latvia) in March. They will spend a week translating each other’s poems in Scotland at a translation workshop ...more
I was in a pub in Brecon once when four Dutch tourists came up to me and said: Excuse us. We have been told you speak Welsh. Could you please sing us one of your famous Welsh songs?
I probably was ...more
The Times Stephen Spender Prize is open for entries. Translate a poem from any language, classical or modern, into English. Three categories – Open, 18-and-under and 14-and-under – and cash prizes. Details, entry forms and free booklets of past winning entries available from the ...more