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News

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

12 May 2011 - 10:30 am
Graham Mort's collection of short stories Touch has been short-listed for the Edge Hill University short story prize 2011. Touch includes the Bridport prize winning story 'The Prince', which was described by novelist Tracy Chevalier as "..the writing is word perfect..". From a young child adrift on an ice-filled lake to an ageing farmer facing life alone, the twenty-one stories display a deep sensitivity to both the natural world and to human relationships. In skilfully crafted...
11 May 2011 - 10:56 am
Thursday 12th May, 8.00 pm. Three Seren poets will be reading as part of the 'Four Poets' event at Lauderdale House in May. John Haynes, Fiona Sampson and Tim Liardet will be joined at the event by Carole Satyamurti. Tickets: £5.00/Concessions: Concession: £3.00 Concessions are available for students, people on benefit and over 60s. Proof must be provided when collecting tickets. Lauderdale House, Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, London N6 5HG Telephone: 020 8348 8716 Email...
9 May 2011 - 09:10 am
Bruce Cardwell launches his latest book Noteworthy: Images of Welsh Music at Pontardawe Arts Cenntre, Swansea. Noteworthy is one man's view of the acoustic music scene in Wales, illustrated with black and white photography to present the musicians in context in their surroundings. Join Bruce for an evening of music with harpist Delyth Jenkins and her daughter, fiddle player Angharad Sian from Calan. Enjoy the exhibition from the Noteworthy project, with a glass of wine. Tuesday 10th May...
6 May 2011 - 11:44 am
Mavis Nicholson will be opening an exhibition of new work by portrait artist Lorraine Bewsey in the Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery in Aberdare at 7.00pm on Friday 6th May. Entitled 'Olympians and Others', the exhibition features the first set in a series of portraits of Welsh Olympic athletes which Lorraine is working on in the run-up to 2012. The exhibition runs until 25th June. For more information contact Lorraine Bewsey: 01639 730108 / 0787 985 7975 Email:lorraine@lorrainesartstudio.co...
5 May 2011 - 09:03 am
Join Seren at Chapter Arts Centre tonight with guest poet Nerys Williams, who will be reading from her debut collection of poetry Sound Archive. Sound Archive is the strikingly original first collection of poems from Nerys Williams. Using formal strategies similar to modernist painting: abstraction, dislocation, surrealist juxtaposition, the poet conjures a complex music, intriguing narratives, and poems full of atmosphere that query identity, gender, and the dream of art as a vehicle for...