Translation Challenge 2020

Wales Literature Exchange, Wales PEN Cymru and Literature Across Frontiers, in collaboration with Swansea University, Cymdeithas Cyfieithwyr Cymru, the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Goethe-Institut, Poetry Wales and O’r Pedwar Gwynt literary magazine are pleased to announce ...more

Launch of Ulysses’ Shelter

On Sunday February 2nd, WLE and LAF travelled to Mljet, Croatia, for the partners’ launch of ULYSSES’ SHELTER.

Representatives of the five participating partners of the residency programme were present: Milica Joksimović of Krokodil, Serbia; Thanos Gogos of Thraka (Greece); ...more

Announcing the names of Ulysses’ Shelter residents for 2020

As part of the open call to participate in the 2020 residency programme, candidates from Wales were chosen to participate in the residency programme during 2020.

The candidates have been selected by a jury consisting of Sally Baker, ex-director of Tŷ Newydd, the National Writing ...more

Bookcase Focus: An Interview with Richard Gwyn

Wales Literature Exchange interviewed our Bookcase author Richard Gwyn, about his writing and his influences.

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

Until my mid-teens I wanted to be a composer; then something happened and from that point ...more