Five authors, five languages

The Exchange is celebrating the publication in Welsh of a children's book - Y Pussaka Hud - written by five authors in five countries - Wales, Finland, Catalunya, The Czech Republic and Ireland. Menna Elfyn is the author from Wales. The story follows the adventures of a brother ...more

‘Pictures, tongues, cities’

"This was the modern Latin at work between two students. A sort of great, bland linguistic bus station that kept on growing, whose architecture didn’t matter so long as it more or less functioned, where ideas half met, where some of us attempted briefly to renegotiate a shifting ...more

Gillian Clarke and Deryn Rees-Jones shortlisted for the 2012 T. S. Eliot prize

The Poetry Book Society is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2012 T S Eliot Prize for Poetry.

Judges Carol Ann Duffy (Chair), Michael Longley and David Morley have chosen six collections from the 131 books submitted by publishers, which join the four PBS Choices to make ...more

Deadline for submitting applications for January residencies

The deadline for submitting applications for our Translators' House Wales January residencies for foreign authors and translators is fast approaching - midnight on November the 15th. Find out more by reading the short guidelines available here.