Matthew Francis shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award

Poet Matthew Francis has been shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry, for The Mabinogi (Faber & Faber). 

The volume is a retelling of the first four stories of the Welsh national epic, The Mabinogi and captures the magic and strangeness of this medieval ...more

Bookcase Focus: An interview with Ruth Richards

Wales Literature Exchange interviewed our Bookcase author Ruth Richards, about her writing and her influences.

What first inspired you to be an author and where do your ideas come from?

Having either ignored, or half-heartedly failed at much of what was expected of me, middle ...more

Sian Northey travels to India

Author Sian Northey, has travelled to India to take part in a translation workshop, co-organised by our sister organisation Literature Across Frontiers and Sahitya Pravarthaka Saharkarana Sangham (SPCS).

Held in Kerala, in coperation with the inaugural Krithi International ...more

Wales Literature Exchange at London Book Fair

Wales Literature Exchange will be heading to the London Book Fair, the global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels, held on 10 - 12 April 2018.  The Baltic Countries, Estonia, Latvia and ...more