Gen by Jonathan Edwards wins the Wales Art Review People's Choice Award at the Wales Book of the Year Awards 2019. "The one thing that every poet dreams of when they sit down to write is that one day a reader will connect with, enjoy and be moved by their work." - Jonathan Edwards
The latest news on Seren’s books, authors, events and prizes.
25 June 2019 - 04:59 pm
21 June 2019 - 10:45 am
In a ceremony held on then 20th June 2019, it was announced that poet Jonathan Edwards has captured the imagination of the public, once again, to win the Wales Book of the Year People’s Choice Award with his latest collection Gen.
17 June 2019 - 04:30 pm
We are delighted to hear that Seren poet Jonathan Edwards has made the shortlist for the prestigious Gladstone’s Library Writers in Residence award with his latest collection 'Gen', one of 12 titles to be selected from a pool of over 60 entries from all over the world.
11 June 2019 - 02:25 pm
At an event held at the Southbank Centre on the 10th of June, the longlists for the 2019 Polari Prizes were announced and Seren author David Llewelyn is amongst the names in contention for the new Polari Book Prize with his novel 'A Simple Scale'.
29 January 2019 - 10:12 am
Literature Wales has just announced its investment in new writing and literary talent with its list of 2019 Writers’ Bursaries and Mentoring Scheme recipients. Among the writers being supported this year is Seren poet Rhiannon Hooson, whose debut collection The Other City was published in 2016. 20 of the 26 writers are first-time recipients of a bursary, and 14 are unpublished authors.Literature Wales Chief Executive, Lleucu Siencyn, said: “This year’s...