• Applications are now open for writers in Wales to submit essay proposals for Cymru and I, a book of 10 non-fiction essays written by members of Inclusive Journalism Cymru. There is no set theme or focus but the essays should aim to reflect something interesting and unique about the writers’s experiences of contemporary life in Wales. Find the full details of how to apply on the Inclusive Journalism Cymru website. Open until 20th February 2023.

    Seren partners with Inclusive Journalism Cymru to publish book of non-fiction essays
  • Kim Moore wins for Forward Prize for Best Collection 2022
  • Series 1 of The Seren Poetry Podcast saw us interview 9 Seren poets about all things poetry, including their latest books. Listen to the full box set now on all podcast platforms. To subscribe, simply search ‘The Seren Poetry Podcast‘ in your favourite podcast app and click ‘follow’ or ‘subscribe’ to have all future editions delivered straight to your podcast feed. Subscribe now.

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  • Did you know you can now buy eBooks directly via the Seren website? We have a range of titles across poetry, fiction and non-fiction for you to choose from. Browse eBooks. Our eBook of the month recommendation is Lockdown Wales by Will Hayward.

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News

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

3 December 2010 - 09:22 am
John Barnie will launch his latest title Fire Drill: Notes on the Twenty-First Century, published by Seren. Hot off the press, it is sure to attract attention because of its hard hitting style. The 'Green Room', 41 John Street  Porthcawl - Sustainable Wales office. 3 December 8pm £3
30 November 2010 - 04:24 pm
 'When I asked my dad about Warrenpoint' from Siobhan Campbell's book Cross-Talk, has been chosen by the Forward judges for inclusion in The Forward Book of Poetry 2011 just out from Faber. This poem was first published by Bernard O'Donoghue in Oxford Magazine. Siobhan is giving a Christmas reading from her work on December 16th at Galway City Library, 7.30pm, as part of Galway's Over the Edge Reading Series.
29 November 2010 - 10:09 am
Join Mike Jenkins Moor Music and Paul Henry The Brittle Sea at our final First Thursday poetry session of 2010. Followed by an Open Mic session for all poetry enthusiasts to showcase their work. 2nd December, 7.30pm. Media Point Room, Chapter Arts Centre, Canton Cardiff. £2 entry. First Thursday is supported by Academi.
23 November 2010 - 07:37 pm
  Poet Paul Henry presents a long-overdue celebration of one of the greatest 20th century poets, W.S. Graham, on Radio 3 this weekend. Sunday 28th November 21.30 to 22.15
22 November 2010 - 02:39 pm
Seren joins the celebrations for National Short Story Week (22-28 Nov) by revisiting some great short stories collections, published over the last couple of years: Sing Sorrow Sorrow: Dark and Chilling Tales by Gwen Davies (ed.). Graham Mort Touch (2010) Emyr Humphreys, The Woman at the Window (2009) Glenda Beagan The Great Master of Ecstasy (2010) Lloyd Jones My Favourite Colouring Book (2008)