Seren & Cornerstone present: Cardiff’s first poetry festival

21 December 2017 - 03:32pm

Seren & Cornerstone present: Cardiff’s first poetry festival

21 December 2017 - 03:32pm

Seren is thrilled to announce a new winter weekend poetry festival, featuring some of the finest poets of their generation, with readings, films, artwork, music and celebratory lunches at the beautifully restored church venue of Cornerstone in Charles Street, Cardiff.

The festival will open on Friday 16 February with a buffet and reading from Costa Prize-winning poet Jonathan Edwards, and will conclude on Sunday 18 February with a celebratory Sunday Lunch, hosted by renowned Cardiff poet Gillian Clarke.

Come along and discover a chorus of voices, new and established, formal and experimental:

Jonathan Edwards
Paul Henry
Brian Briggs
Philip Gross
Cyril Jones
Damian Walford Davies
Rhian Edwards
Gillian Clarke
Gwyneth Lewis
Richard Gwyn
Clare E. Potter
Susie Wild
Emily Blewitt
Katherine Stansfield
Stephen Payne
David Foster-Morgan
Robert Walton
Paul Deaton
Claire Williamson
Elizabeth Parker
Little Rêd
Robert Minhinnick

​Download the festival programme here.

​Tickets are now available to book from the Seren / Cornerstone Festival website.

Thank you to our sponsors: 
Rhys Davies Trust
Tidal Lagoon Power
Catholic Archdiocese of Cardiff