Seren’s Authors

Information on all Seren’s authors.
Abeer Ameer was born in Sunderland and grew up in Cardiff, Wales. She originally trained as a dentist in London and completed her Membership of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons in Edinburgh. She has an MSc in Conscious Sedation in Dentistry from Cardiff University, developing an interest in...
Adam Czerniawski is a leading poet and prose writer in Polish and a translator of Polish literature and philosophy. He was born in Warsaw, but left Poland during the war for Istanbul and then Palestine. He eventually settled in England in 1947, where he studied English literature and philosophy at...
Adnan Al-Sayegh, born in Al-Kufa in 1955, is one of the most original voices from the generation of Iraqi poets known as the Eighties Movement. His poetry carries an intense passion for freedom, love and beauty. Adnan uses his words as a weapon to denounce the devastation of war and the horrors of...
Adrian Mourby is a novelist, journalist and producer; he also works in opera, travel journalism and as a hotel historian. Mourby has written six novels, including We Think the World of Him (Hodder 1996), The Four of Us (Hodder 1997) and Wishdaughter ( Seren 2004). In June 2017, Rooms of One's Own,...
Aled Rhys Hughes is a professional landscape photographer born and raised in south Wales. He has always been interested in the Welsh landscape, but has widened his scope to include the French landscape in his 2016 collection titled Mametz. Within this collection, Hughes has created sixty high...
Alen Mešković was born in Bosnia in 1977 and has lived in Denmark since 1994. His debut publication was the critically acclaimed poetry collection Første gang tilbage (First Time Back) in 2009. His first novel, Ukulele Jam (2011) was nominated for the literary award Weekendavisens Litteraturpris. ...
Baroness Alessandra Kozlowska (1892-1975) was born in the Krasnodar province of the Caucasus to a well to do family in oil. Having endured the first Russian revolution in 1905 she had married Polish nobleman Thomas Perutz and was living in Russia, Poland and Germany by the First World War. She...
Alexandra Ford was born near Philadelphia. She earned her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College and her BA from Virginia Tech. Her writing appears in The Rumpus and No Tokens Journal, among others. She lives on a smallholding on the border between England and Wales. Her first novel What Remains at the...
Alison Layland is a freelance translator from French, German and Welsh into English. She graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge with a BA in Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, and Modern & Medieval Languages. She is also a full member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting, Society of...
Alison Lloyd is Head of Visual Arts and Literature at Arts Council England and editor of Intimate Portraits: Contemporary Responses to the Theme of Portraiture (Seren 1997).