Bardic Staff to be awarded

The winner of Translator's House Wales Challenge 2012 will be awarded a bardic staff at the National Eisteddfod in August.

The Translators' House Wales challenge winner is announced annually in a special ceremony at the National Eisteddfod. The Eisteddfod this year is being held ...more

Menna Elfyn in the Basque Country to launch new translation

Poet Menna Elfyn will be joining her Basque and Spanish translator, Eli Tolaretxipi, at Elkar bookshop in San Sebastian to launch a new translation of her collection, Perffaith Nam | Perfect Blemish on May the 25th, 2012. La Mancha perfecta will be launched with readings from the ...more

Patrick McGuinness at the European Festival of the First Novel

Booker longlisted Patrick McGuinness, at the invitation of Translators' House Wales, will be appearing at the European Festival of the First Novel in Kiel 10-13th of May, 2012. The festival is organised annually by the Literaturhaus Schleswig-Holstein. In 2010, Siân Melangell ...more

Britain according to Granta

Wales Literature Exchange brings Granta magazine to Aberystwyth to mark the launch of issue 119: Britain.

Readings and conversations will be chaired by Granta magazine deputy editor Ellah Allfrey, while Granta contributor Cynan Jones and celebrated author Owen Martell explore ...more