Seren Events

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

Thursday 5th July, 19:30

Come along for July’s First Thursday, an evening of new poetry and fiction. Special guests Ross Cogan and Dan Tyte will kick off the evening with readings from their new books: Ross Cogan will read a selection of poems from his new poetry collection Bragr (meaning ‘poetry’ in Old Norse), in which myths are re-imagined for the modern age, with the earth and the environment as real and pressing concerns; Dan Tyte will read an extract from his novel The Offline Project, in which an internet-obsessed young man uproots himself in pursuit of something outside the saturation of data.  After the...

Friday 6th July, 14:00 to 15:00

Friday, 6th July2018 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Jill Abram will introduce this special ‘Stablemates’ event – a poetry salon with Seren Poets Paul Henry, Kim Moore and Jonathan Edwards. Tickets: £9.50Book on the Ledbury Festival website    

Thursday 19th July, 17:45

Join us at Cardiff Central Library as Peter Finch discusses his latest volume of the Real Cardiff series; Real Cardiff: The Flourishing City. Real Cardiff: The Flourishing City continues Finch's exploration of the obvious and hidden vistas of the city, discovering new treasures and revisiting past haunts to find them drastically altered over just ten years. The pace of change has never been quicker, surpassing the booms of the city’s nineteenth century heyday, and the clearances and redevelopment of the 1960s and 1970s. Finch walks through the city and through his memories, locating the odd...