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Cynan Jones shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2017

Cynan Jones shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2017

Author Cynan Jones has been shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2017.

The award was established in 2005 to raise the profile of the short form. The winning author will receive £15,000, and four further shortlisted authors, £600 each.

This year's judges include ...more

Llyr Gwyn Lewis travels to Poland

Poet and writer, Llŷr Gwyn Lewis, will travel to Poland, to attend Station Literature this week.  The festival, established over 22 years ago, will be held from 8 to 9 September in Stronie Śląskie and Sienna.

Organised by Biuro Literackie, the festival brings workshops, round ...more

Translation challenge winner announced

For the first time ever, the work of one of Turkey’s foremost twentieth century poets has been translated into Welsh.

Nâzim Hikmet's poetry was chosen as the subject of the 2017 Her Gyfieithu (Translation Challenge), which is organised by the Wales Literature Exchange, part of ...more

Awarding the Winner of the Welsh-language Translation Challenge 2017

The Welsh-language winner of the 2017 Translation Challenge will be announced at an event held by Wales Literature Exchange and Wales PEN Cymru on the Aberystwyth University stand at the National Eisteddfod Ynys Môn, Thursday, 10 August 2017 at 3pm.

This year’s challenge was to ...more