The latest news on Seren’s books, authors, events and prizes.
22 July 2010 - 05:15 pm
Those curious about the state of Welsh writing could hope for little better introduction than last night's Oxfam Readathon, which brought an extraordinary cross-section of literart talent straight to the Milgi yurt. The standout performance of the evening came from Seren author Peter Finch. A big imposing Welahman dressed all in black, he was forced to hunch in the low - ceilinged yurt like an ogre in a doll's house. The poems he chose were rancorous, unyielding and immensely powerful, and not...
21 July 2010 - 09:15 pm
Two Seren poets have been shortlisted for 2010 Forward Prizes. Hilary Menos' Berg for the Best First Collection prize and Kate Bingham's poem 'On Highgate Hill' for Best Single Poem prize. The winners will be announced at a venue in London on 6th October, the eve of National Poetry Day. Good luck to both!
21 July 2010 - 09:04 pm
Carrie Etter The Tethers, Carolyn Jess-Cooke Inroads and Hilary Menos Berg have been shortlisted for the London Fringe New Poetry Award 2010.