Poetry Connections India/Wales

Ten poets from India and Wales have been brought together in an exchange organized by our sister organisation Literature Across Frontiers and partners to mark the 70th anniversary of independent India.

During a period of six months they explored each other’s home location and ...more

Alys Conran appears at the Prozas lasijumi Festival, Latvia

The writer and poet, Alys Conran has appeared at the Prozas lasijumi Festival, Riga, Latvia.  The festival is held annually at the beginning of December, to mark the birthday of writer Andreja Upīša.  During the festival, various writers from Latvia and guest authors from other ...more

New Welsh Reader publish Caryl Lewis in translation

A translation of a short story by Caryl Lewis has been published in the latest edition of the New Welsh Reader, the New Welsh Review's magazine for creative work.

The short story, ‘Y Llif’ (Against the Current), first appeard in Y Gwreiddyn (The Root), a short story collection, ...more

Bookcase Focus: An interview with Lloyd Markham

Wales Literature Exchange interviewed our Bookcase author Lloyd Markham, about his writing and his influences, as he prepares for the re-launch of Bad Ideas \ Chemicals in Cardiff, on 30 November 2017.

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