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

19 September 2016 - 11:13 am
Katrina Naomi has been announced as writer-in-residence at the Arnolfini throughout their 'Emotional Archaeology' exhibition.Regarding her being selected for the post she says:I'm delighted to be Arnolfini's writer-in-residence. I can't stop smiling about it. I'm looking forward to Daphne Wright's Emotional Archeology show, I like her themes and approach, and I'm interested in seeing where her art will take my poetry.There will be a number of public outcomes to...
16 September 2016 - 12:05 pm
Join us tomorrow at Conway Hall, 10:30am–4:30pm, for the Free Verse London Poetry Fair. 80+ publishers (including ourselves!) are exhibiting, and there will be free readings and discussions throughout the day.Don’t miss: Seren poets Caroline Smith, Kate Bingham, Judy Brown and Rosie Shepperd will be reading from their latest collections at 11am in the Brockway Room (Conway Hall).  
24 August 2016 - 12:33 pm
Graham Mort has been longlisted for the Vice-Chancellor’s International Poetry Prize 2016, for his poem ‘Ordinary’. The prize celebrates the enduring significance of poetry to cultures everywhere in the world, and its ongoing and often seminal importance to world literatures. See the full longlist on the University of Canberra website.Graham’s most recent poetry collection, Cusp (Seren, 2011) is available from our website and included in the 50%...
Seren summer sale
22 August 2016 - 11:39 am
The Seren summer sale has landed – for one week only you can enjoy 50% off the books on our website!Everything from poetry, novels, short stories, art, biography and our enduringly popular Mabinogion books are included, so what are you waiting for? Have a browse, and fill your library for less.Sale ends midnight, Bank Holiday Monday (29/08/2016).
11 August 2016 - 09:42 am
The inaugural Llangwm Literary Festival begins tomorrow, and among the many fantastic events in store are three with Seren authors.Taking place in a beautiful former fishing village nestled on the Cleddau, on the edge of the Pembrokeshire Coastal National Park, the Llangwm Literary Festival features a varied list of literary talks, as well as creative writing and art workshops for adults and children, “Poems and Pints”, drumming, and songs and poetry in English and Welsh. The...