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  • Kim Moore wins for Forward Prize for Best Collection 2022
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Seren is Wales’ leading independent literary publisher, specialising in English-language writing from Wales. Many of our books are shortlisted for - and win - major literary prizes across the UK and America.

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News

Applications are now open for writers in Wales to submit essay proposals for Cymru and I, a book of 10 non-fiction essays written by members of...
January 2023 - 11:58 am
Clear away the January blues with the return of our half-price January Sale. From Friday 13th January, enjoy 50% off books across the Seren website*...
January 2023 - 09:23 am
Seren poet Hannah Hodgson has been longlisted for the Barbellion Prize with her debut collection 163 Days. Hannah is longlisted alongside 8 other...
December 2022 - 10:23 am
Mick Felton has been working at the heart of Seren for over thirty years. It is with immense gratitude for his contribution to Seren, Poetry Wales...
December 2022 - 14:47 pm
Congratulations to Seren poet Jonathan Edwards who recently won the Troubadour International Poetry Prize 2022 for his poem ‘My Grandfather’s Car’....
December 2022 - 11:59 am
At the award ceremony held in Manchester, Seren poet Kim Moore was announced the winner of the Forward Prize for Best Collection 2022. Her critically...
November 2022 - 13:34 pm
On Saturday 26th November Owen Morgan, one half of the family duo behind Bar 44: Tapas y Copas, appeared on Saturday Kitchen live! As well as sharing...
November 2022 - 11:09 am
In the eighth episode of The Seren Poetry Podcast we chat to poet Eric Ngalle Charles about his debut collection Homelands. Available to listen to...
November 2022 - 09:21 am
In the seventh episode of The Seren Poetry Podcast we chat to poet Rosalind Hudis about her collection Restorations. Available to listen to now on...
November 2022 - 09:36 am
Forward prize shortlisted poet Kim Moore was recently commissioned to write a poem in honour of the centenary of the BBC. Set to a soundscape created...
November 2022 - 15:15 pm

Events

Machynlleth
Thursday 2nd February, 19:30
In this event at Cletwr, local author Julie Brominicks will be giving a talk about her new book The Edge of Cymru as part of their 10 year milestones...
Online
Thursday 2nd February, 19:30
This month Seren First Thursday welcomes poets Kathryn Bevis and Sammy Weaver to Zoom to read from their debut pamphlets Flamingo and Angola, America...
Wrexham
Thursday 9th February, 19:00 to 22:00
Voicebox is Wrexham's very own creative showcase featuring poets, rappers, musicians, comedians, theatre and more! This month they have partnered...
Swansea
Wednesday 15th February, 19:00
Join Julie Brominicks for the Swansea launch of her new book The Edge of Cymru at Elysium Gallery. She will be discussing her walk and journey to...
Cardiff
Thursday 23rd February, 18:30
Hammad Rind is a Welsh-Pakistani writer, translator and the author of the debut novel Four Dervishes (Seren 2021), a playful social satire with...
Sunday 19th March, 10:30
Splash into poetry reading and writing sessions in 2023 with Cath Drake.  The most enjoyable way to share and learn poetry is in a regular small...
Thursday 23rd March, 09:00
After two successful series, the Climate of Change workshops continue.  Join Cath Drake for online workshops of reading, discussing and writing...
Thursday 18th May, 09:00
After two successful series, the Climate of Change workshops continue.  Join Cath Drake for online workshops of reading, discussing and writing...
The Garsdale Retreat
Monday 17th July, 10:00
Taught by tutor Paul Henry, this popular course, will appeal to those keen to develop their poetry within a supportive, homely environment. Welcoming...
Cumbria
Monday 30th October, 15:00 to Saturday 4th November, 10:00
During this residential course, led by Jonathan Edwards, we will look at a range of exciting poetic voices and poetry on a range of subjects, from...

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