Friday, July 29, 2022 - 00:00 to Sunday, July 31, 2022 - 00:00

Atrium, University of South Wales, Cardiff Campus
86-88 Adam St, Cardiff CF24 2FN

Seren Cardiff Poetry Festival 2022 | In person & Online

Join us at The Atrium (University of South Wales) in Cardiff for Seren Cardiff Poetry Festival 2022! We’re looking forward to welcoming audiences back in person and online for three days of readings, workshops and discussion on our theme of wellbeing. Headline events include Desert Island Poems with Leanne Wood, the First Thursday Showcase, and a concert by singer songwriter Kizzy Crawford. We've also got workshops with Jonathan Edwards, Sascha Akhtar, Cath Drake & Claire Williamson. On Sunday 31st July (for anyone not at the Eisteddfod) we're hosting a panel in Welsh on Poetry & Sanctuary (with simultaneous translation into English) and two workshops in Welsh with Siân Melangell Dafydd.

Other readers include Wales Book of the Year shortlisted poets Abeer Ameer and Jeremy Dixon, Forward Prize shortlisted Kim Moore, Hay Festival Medal for Poetry winner Robert Minhinnick, Roland Mathias Prize winners Philip Gross and Gwnyeth Lewis and many more... View the full programme at

Tickets start from £5 / £3 for concessions. Workshops are £15 / £10 for concessions. Buy tickets here: To watch any of our events online, order a £5 Festival Online Pass and dip in and out of the live stream on our AM channel at any time across the 3 days.