Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 18:30 to Saturday, March 6, 2021 - 15:06

Francesca Rhyderch, Niall Griffiths, Richard Gwyn, Zoe Brigley | British Council Literature Seminar

In 2021 the Welsh Government is celebrating an exciting Wales in Germany season with numerous partners in Germany.  This year's British Council Literature Seminar will feature contemporary writing from Wales at the Literaturhaus Stuttgart  in partnership with the Welsh Government, Literature Wales, and the cities of Cardiff and Stuttgart. The seminar will be chaired by Seren authors Niall Griffiths and Francesca Rhydderch and will feature Welsh writers Professor Richard Gwyn, whose collections The Other Tiger (2016) and Stowaway (2018) were published by Seren , Zoë Brigley who has a collection with Seren forthcoming, Manon Steffan Ros and Professor Charlotte Williams OBE for readings, discussions and workshops. Additionally, new Welsh writers Joao Morais, Richard Owain Roberts, Hanan Issa, Eluned Gramich, Alex Wharton and Ifan Morgan Jones will be featured through specially commissioned films and will also take part in the panel discussions. The seminar will offer academics, students, publishers, translators and journalists from across Europe the chance to experience some of the best of Welsh literature and engage with writers and their work first-hand. The event will take place online via Zoom. For further information and to book visit: www.britishcouncil.de