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The Strings Of Song: A Celebration Of The Poetry Of Vernon Watkins In Reflection And Response | Hay-on-Wye

To mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Vernon Watkins Swansea University’s Professor in Creativity, Owen Sheers, has invited five award-winning Welsh poets to write a response to Watkins’s work. Join him and three of those poets, all published by Seren; Rhian EdwardsRobert Minhinnick and Jonathan Edwards as they read and discuss the poetry of ‘Swansea’s other poet’ before sharing their own new poems with the audience. Admission is Free but ticketed: Presented in association with Swansea University & Literature Wales.