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News

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

6 June 2011 - 09:14 am
The Dragon and the Crescent: Nine Centuries of Welsh contact with Islam. Wednesday 8th June 1.15 - 2.15pm National Library's Drwm venue Welsh author and poet, Dr Grahame Davies, examines Wales's relationship with Islam. The presentation is held in conjunction with our current exhibition commemorating the 400th anniversary of publishing the King James Bible. Free admission by ticket.
27 May 2011 - 10:29 am
Its Hay time! Seren have a number of authors speaking at Hay this week: Mavis Nicholson talks to Sarah Crompton (What did you do in the War, Mummy?) Thursday 2nd June 2011 6.45pm Brenda Maddox, Peter J Conradi and Tom Bullough (At the Bright Hem of God: Radnorshire Pastoral) Friday 3rd June 2011 10am Grahame Davies talks to Meryl Wyn Davies (The Dragon and the Crescent) Saturday 4th June 2011 10am
23 May 2011 - 09:50 am
The Poetry Society has recently heard that the Arts Council will withdraw its regualr funding. The Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy has invited 30 fellow poets to take part in an evening celebrating the best of contemporary British poetry to benefit the Poetry Book Society. p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0cm 0cm 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Friday 3rd June 2011 7pm The Logan Hall, Institute of Education,...
20 May 2011 - 11:40 am
Pascale Petit has been shortlisted for Wales Book of the Year 2011 for her latest collection What the Water Gave Me: Poems after Frida Kahlo. Literature Wales announced the 2011 shortlist in both Caernarfon and Cardiff. Pascale Petit, who was born in Paris and grew up in France and Wales, was named one of the Next Generation Poets by the Poetry Book Society and Arts Council in 2004. What the Water Gave Me: Poems after Frida Kahlo (Seren, 2010) was shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize and was...
18 May 2011 - 10:08 am
Seren author Grahame Davies speaks to Roy Jenkins from BBC Radio Wales show All Things Considered, about his new book The Dragon and the Crescent: Nine Centuries of Welsh Contact with Islam. In the early twenty-first century, the relationship between the West and Islam has, due to recent political events, become the subject of intense study, curiosity and tension. Get a copy of this major new study of Welsh and Islam - BUY NOW You can catch up with the show by clicking here