Our latest call for our short residencies programme to take place in January 2014 is available here. The deadline for receiving applications is November the 25th, 2013.

Harry Salmenniemi (Finland⇾Wales)

Translators' House Wales - HALMA writer in residence, November/December 2012

Harry Salmenniemi was born in 1983 in Jyväskylä and studied Philosophy and Political Sciences in Helsinki, Rome and Melbourne. He worked as an editor-in-chief for Tuli&Savu, the largest poetry magazine ...more

Jim Perrin (Wales⇾France)

Translators' House Wales writer in residence at the Maison des écrivains étrangers et des traducteurs, Saint-Nazaire, 2011

Renowned climber and mountaineer, Jim Perrin is widely regarded to be the foremost writer on the subject of rock climbing. Born in Manchester Perrin has ...more

Víctor Rodríguez Núñez (Cuba) & Katherine Hedeen (US)

Translators' House Wales translator in residence team, March 2012

Víctor Rodríguez Núñez was born in Havana, Cuba in 1955. Poet, critic and editor, he has published eighteen books of poetry, for which he has received a number of international prizes. He is currently working on ...more

Maruša Krese (Ljubljana/Berlin⇾Wales)

Translators' House Wales - HALMA writer in residence, January 2012

Slovenian writer, Maruša Krese, from Berlin, was our writer in residence in January 2012. During her residency, Maruša worked with Menna Wyn of Bangor University on a translation of Vsi Moji Božiči (Mladinska ...more

Sioned Huws (London/Wales)

Translators' House Wales choroegrapher/writer in residence, December 2011

Sioned Huws is a dancer and choreographer who aims to create prominent and dynamic dance works that challenge and integrate different artforms. These works reflect on the physical structure of reality, ...more