Seren’s Authors

Information on all Seren’s authors.
Josef Herman (1911 - 2000) was born in Warsaw and arrived in Britain in 1940. His first exhibition was held in Glasgow in 1942; his first exhibition in London in 1943. In 1944 he moved to the Welsh mining village of Ystradgynlais which inspired some of his best-known work, and where he stayed until...
Judy Brown was born in Cheshire. She grew up in Northumberland and Cumbria, and studied English at Cambridge and Newcastle-upon-Tyne. She has worked as a lawyer both in London and, from the early 1990’s, in Hong Kong. Her pamphlet, Pillars of Salt (Templar Poetry, 2006), won the Templar Pamphlet...
Dr Judy Kendall, Programme Leader for English and Creative Writing at University of Salford, is an Edward Thomas specialist. Her publications include Out of the Dark: Edward Thomas’s Processes (University of Wales Press, 2012); Edward Thomas’s Poets (Manchester: Carcanet, 2007); ‘The Dating of the...