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Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

Wales Literature Exchange are in Germany this week, for the biggest gathering in the publishing world, the Frankfurt Bookfair.

The Netherlands will be guest of honour at the bookfair held between October 19 – 23 2016. The Exchange will be meeting publishers, agents and ...more

Bydoedd published in Bangla translation

Bydoedd (Worlds), a memoir by Ned Thomas has been published in Bangla translation.

Ned Thomas is not the object of this memoir but the eyes through which a large slice of recent European history is seen.  The volume was adjudged Welsh-language Book of the Year in 2011, and ...more

Blog post by Sampurna Chattarji

2014 was the year of Dylan Thomas, and to mark a century since the birth of the Welsh poet The British Council and Wales Arts International cooperated by bringing Welsh and Indian poets together under the Walking Cities project. Poets Eurig Salisbury and Sampurna Chattarji were ...more

Welsh Language Translation Challenge Winner Announced

At an award ceremony held on Thursday, the 4th of August, at the National Eisteddfod in Abergavenny, Glenys M.Roberts was proclaimed the winner of Translation Challenge 2016 and collected her prize money of £250 and a carved staff presented by Cymdeithas Cyfieithwyr Cymru (The ...more