New dispatch from Jyväskylä

Dispatch #3 Aaltitude by Christopher Meredith

When I got up on my first Friday here it was snowing softly. The larch in next door’s garden was dark and ridged against the white. The still green leaves of the deciduous trees around it occasionally floated down among the flakes. ...more

UK publishers’ visit to Hungary and Slovakia

Five UK-based publishers will visit Budapest and Bratislava this November as part of Literature Across Frontier's efforts to spark literary exchange across Europe. Gary Pulsifer of Arcadia Books, Katharina Bielenberg from MacLehose Press, Richard Davies of Parthian Books, Peter ...more

Dispatches from Jyväskylä

Read Christopher Meredith's latest dispatches from Jyväskylä, where he is Translators' House Wales/HALMA writer-in-residence Oct/Nov 2012. In mid-November, as part of the same programme, Finnish poet and translator, Harry Salmenniemi will be welcomed in return to Wales for a ...more

New call for residencies

Foreign writers and translators are invited to apply for Translators' House Wales residencies to be held at Tŷ Newydd: National Writers' Centre for Wales during January 2013. Please contact Sioned Puw Rowlands at for further information.

To apply, ...more