Seren Events Archive

The latest news on Seren’s books, authors, events and prizes.

An alternative launch of Robert Walton’s Sax Burglar Blues, his first collection in 38 years, alongside Philip Gross’s A Bright Acoustic, his twenty first. Linked by their shared love of different musics and the music in poetry. Come and hear them reading and in conversation with each other and the audience, and maybe some unexpected music too. Space is limited so please come early!    

Come down to Mozarts, Swansea, for a night of poetry with Rhian Edwards and Paul Deaton. Rhian will read from her latest pamphlet, Brood, and Paul Deaton will read from A Watchful Astronomy, his PBS-recommended debut. Also enjoy: • Open mic poetry session• Great company• Friendly, supportive atmosphere• Drinks offers  FREE ENTRY.    

30/09/2017 - 10:00 to 11/03/2018 - 17:00

This exhibition celebrates the major gift of photographs from David Hurn’s private collection and marks the opening of Amgueddfa Cymru’s first gallery dedicated to photography. Throughout his career as a documentary photographer and member of Magnum Photos, Hurn has been an avid collector of photography. Remarkably, he has amassed his private collection by swapping works with other photographers. The collection comprises approximately 700 photographs by leading 20th and 21st century photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson, Eve Arnold, Sergio Larrain, Bill Brandt, Martine Franck, Bruce...