Latvian poet Madara Gruntmane, will visit Wales as part of a translation residency between April 13 - 21 2018. During the residency, she hopes to translate some of Dylan Thomas’s poetry into Latvian, for the first time, and As will visit Swansea and Aberystwyth.
Born in Liepāja, ...more
Wales Literature Exchange interviewed our Bookcase author Matthew Francis about his writing and his influences.
What first inspired you to be an author and where do your ideas come from?
I was an obsessive reader from an early age. I borrowed books from the library every week, ...more
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