Residencies: new call for January 2014

We will be welcoming foreign writers and translators to Tŷ Newydd in January 2014 as part of our Translators' House Wales residency programme. The focus this year will be on translating literary classics. The deadline for receiving applications is November the 25th, 2013. Further ...more

Stuart Mudie wins Translation Challenge 2013

During the opening event for this year's North Wales International Poetry Festival in Bangor last night (17.10.2013), the winner of our Translation Challenge 2013 (English category) was announced. The challenge was to translate a selection of poems by Cuban poet, Víctor Rodríguez ...more

Slovenian writers in Wales: ‘Humour doesn’t save the world, it saves people.’

Four writers from Slovenia will accompany indefatigable Slovenian publisher, Goga, to Wales towards the end of October.

Goga is the publisher of Joe Dunthorne in Slovenian, and has collaborated with Translators' House Wales on a number of writers' residencies over the past ...more

North Wales International Poetry Festival 2013

Poets from all over Europe will be performing across north Wales in October during the second edition of The North Wales International Poetry Festival. The festival was founded in 2012 by Zoë Skoulding - who also curates the programme - in partnership with Translators' House ...more

Wales Literature Exchange at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2013

We are looking forward to the Frankfurt Book Fair later this autumn where Brazil will be guest of honour. The fair will be held from the 9th to the 13th of October. Wales Literature Exchange will be at Weltempfang: the Centre for Politics, Literature and Translation, Hall 5.0.