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.

Our aim is not simply to reflect what is going on in the culture in which we publish, but to drive that culture forward, to engage with the world, and to bring Welsh literature, art and politics before a wider audience.


We are delighted to share that both Deryn Rees-Jones and Zoë Skoulding have been shortlisted for Wales Book of the Year in the poetry category. The...
July 2020 - 10:40 am
Poetry Wales are raising money to set up a new bilingual competition and anthology for young people aged 10-17 across Wales and the UK, but they need...
July 2020 - 10:46 am
We are delighted to hear that Seren poet Polly Atkin has been awarded a Northern Writers' Award for Poetry, 2020.  Established in 2000 by New Writing...
June 2020 - 17:03 pm
Welcome to the Seren Stay-at-Home Series archive! Over the coming weeks, we will be uploading recordings of the entire two-week series to our Youtube...
June 2020 - 10:50 am
It will soon be easier than ever to get hold of Seren eBooks when they become available to buy via our website later this month. Rediscover forgotten...
June 2020 - 14:07 pm
We are delighted to share that Pigeon Songs by Eoghan Walls has been shortlisted for the Listowel Writers' Week Pigott Poetry Prize 2020.  Pigeon...
May 2020 - 11:54 am
Inspired by the numerous online festivals that have happened since lockdown began, the Seren Stay-at-Home Series started as an idea in the back of...
May 2020 - 14:05 pm
We are delighted to announce that between the 12th & 16th and 18th & 22nd May we will be hosting the Seren Stay-at-Home Series – ten days of...
May 2020 - 15:43 pm
In these difficult times some good news is always welcome, and today it was announced that Nia the latest novel by Robert Minhinnick has been...
March 2020 - 15:24 pm
Dear all, From Wednesday 18 March the Seren office will be closed as we all negotiate the corona virus, but we continue to operate as usual. Staff...
March 2020 - 16:52 pm


Monday 13th July, 18:00
Sarah Wimbush will be at the next online meeting of Puzzle Poets reading from her debut pamphlet Bloodlines.  Find out more on their website here or...
Wednesday 15th July, 20:00 to 21:30
On Wednesday 15th July, Ouse Muse will be hosting Tamar Yoseloff for their online monthly meeting. Tamar will be reading poems and discussing the...
Thursday 16th July, 19:00
Seren and Cardiff Hubs & Libraries are delighted to host poets Catherine Fisher, Rhian Edwards and Katherine Stansfield for an online reading...
Thursday 30th July, 19:30
On Thursday 30th July, Seren are delighted to host the virtual launch for Euron Griffith's new novel Miriam, Daniel and Me.  His first novel in...
Friday 14th August, 10:00
In July, the JAM on the Marsh music and arts festival in Kent will be recording a new series of poems by Grahame Davies produced in response to the...
Monday 14th September, 10:00 to Friday 18th September, 14:00
Join us on a Tŷ Newydd writing course from your own home for a week of experimenting with poetry. Group workshops to inspire new work and techniques...
Monday 19th October, 12:00 to Saturday 24th October, 09:48
This masterclass is aimed at committed poets aiming to further develop their writing. The tutors are former National Poet of Wales, Gillian Clarke...

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