Seren Events

The latest news on Seren’s books, authors, events and prizes.

New Welsh Short Stories
Sunday 29th November, 11:30
Hay on Wye

The best of contemporary Welsh short-story writing, New Welsh Short Stories (Seren 2015) offers a wide-ranging view of a country from new and established writers. Stories range from the personal to the universal; from the streets of urban south Wales to the wilder reaches of small town and countryside; from film sets to the limits of time and space. The editors of the anthology Penny Thomas and Francesca Rhydderch will be in conversation with contributor Tyler Keevil. Tickets £5.00. For further information and to book visit the Festival website:

House of Small Absences
Sunday 29th November, 12:00 to 15:30

Join Anne-Marie Fyfe for 'The Thing With Feathers' a themed writing workshop at Coffee-House Poetry at the Troubadour. Anne-Marie Fyfe’s themed writing workshops allow poets to work through responses to and memories of, and to develop ideas around, the chosen theme, inspired by examples and images from poetry, literature, visual arts and culture generally, leading — through specific exercises and writing time — to new draft poems and a chance to read back & evaluate in a constructive workshop environment. Advance booking only as our workshops/classes (limited to 15 attendees) are...

Rosie Shepperd
Sunday 29th November, 16:00

Rosie Sheppard will be reading from her debut collection The Man at the Corner Table (Seren 2015). Also reading will be Jane Clarke and Shirley McClure. Admission is 5 euros which includes a cup of tea.