This will be the first time the festival will be held, established by Poetry Wales and Bangor University in partnership with Translators' House Wales. The festival is led and curated by Zoë Skoulding, Poetry Wales editor. The workshop will be held at Tŷ Newydd, National Writers' Centre for Wales and will be led by Exchange Director, Sioned Puw Rowlands. A multilingual performance will be held at the beautiful Penrallt Gallery bookshop in Machynlleth on Thursday the 4th of October, 2012.
The invited authors are Cia Rinne (Sweden/Finland/Germany), Morten Søndergaard, creator of Wordpharmacy, from Denmark, Anja Utler from Germany, Twm Morys, Paul Henry and Samantha Wynne-Rhydderch from Wales. Profiles are posted below.