Seren Events Archive

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

03/09/2015 - 19:30

Join Iain Richards in conversation with author Brian Roper, discussing the centenary of WW2 writer Alun Lewis at this year's Velvet Coalmine festival.

03/09/2015 - 10:00 to 06/09/2015 - 14:30
South Brisbane

Join poet Ivy Alvarez for a series of events at this year's Brisbane Writers Festival in September.  Ivy will be reading from her work, as well as speaking on panels 'Straddling Cultures' and 'How Deep into the Darkness'. You can find out more about all of her events and how to book a place here.

28/08/2015 - 14:00
St. Nicholas

Join Tony Curtis, currently Poet in Residence at Dyffryn, for a Poetry Walk around the National Trust's Dyffryn Gardens. The cost of the walk is the normal price of entry to the Gardens.

A lively and engaging workshop on how to get your poetry published from magazines to pamphlet to a full collection, as well as an insightful guide on how to take your poetry from the page to the stage. This workshop will be run by Rhian Edwards, winner of Wales Book of the Year 2013 for her collection, Clueless Dogs, and current winner of the John Tripp Award for Spoken Poetry. Entry is free, but please book ahead here.

'I Remember' - Poetry workshop with Kathryn Maris. A workshop exploring how hidden or unexpected memories can inspire poems. Presented by The Poetry Society in Association with the Freud Museum as part of the Psychoanalytic Poetry Festival 2015. Tickets £35 (£25 Students/Concessions/Members of Poetry Society. To book, visit or phone 020 7435 2002. 

Join Jonathan Edwards at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on 21st August where he will be reading from his Costa Award-winning collection, My Family and Other Superheroes. He will be joined by American-born, Edinburgh-based poet Ryan Van Winkle. Book your tickets here.