Translation Challenge 2017

The 2017 Wales PEN Cymru and Wales Literature Exchange Translation Challenge is to translate a poem by Turkish writer, küçük İskender, into English.*  

The Translation Challenge was established in 2009 to promote the important role of translators in helping to make literature ...more

Pontydd Cyfieithu: Translations Connect Nations

On the 19th of January, a conference on translation in literature and the humanities was held at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

Jointly organised by the University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies (CAWCS) and the Centre for Cultural Translation ...more

Riga by Alys Conran

In September, poets Alys Conran and Rhys Trimble participated in an International Translation Poetry Workshop held in Riga, Latvia, organised by Literature Across Frontiers and Latvian Literature, in co-operation with Poetry Wales and Wolf Magazine.

Following the workshop, ...more

Pontydd Cyfieithu: Translation in Literature and the Humanities

A conference held through the medium of Welsh on translation in literature and the humanites will be held on Thursday, 19 January 2016, at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth. 

Speakers will include:

  • Professor Elin Haf Gruffydd Jones who'll discuss the challenges of ...more