Translators’ House Wales welcomes Slovenian writer in residence

Translators’ House Wales is pleased to welcome Maruša Krese from Berlin as its writer in residence in January 2012. Originally from Slovenia the poet and writer now divides her time between Ljubljana and Berlin. 

Born in 1947 Krese went on to study literature, art history and ...more

Thoughts from Kerala

India-Wales Writers' Chain in Thiruvananthapuram

Poets Siân Melangell Dafydd, Robert Minhinnick, Twm Morys and Eurig Salisbury returned in November from Kerala after a week collaborating with four Indian poets: the Malayali literary legend K. Satchidanandan, renowned ...more

Postcard from Frankfurt

Ned Thomas reflects on his visit to the Frankfurt Book Fair, October 2011

This year's Frankfurt Book Fair is taking place in golden October weather. It is warm enough to sit outside and drink coffee. Years ago I used to come here as a publisher, chained to the stand most of the ...more

Autumn Bookcase 2011 revealed at Frankfurt Book Fair

Thirteen specially selected titles - fiction, memoir, and poetry: each one another world, from Wales.

Bydoedd (Worlds), a choice from our Autumn 2011 Bookcase selection, is aptly named taking in one man's remarkable encounters with 1940s Germany, Franco's Spain, Coldwar Russia ...more