October 2021 Readings

Girl’s night in Open Mic with poet Rhian Edwards hosted by Alix Edwards and Cardiff Women’s Aid (ONLINE EVENT)
THURSDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2021
Time: 6.30PM to 9PM
To book a place please click on the Eventbrite link:
contact SHOUT@cardiffwomensaid
If you would like to read or have any questions please DM Alix Edwards @CompanyofWords. Sign-ups are also on the evening – this event is for new and experienced women writers and everyone is welcome to read!
This event is free. Donation to Cardiff Women’s Aid can be made using the Just Giving link justgiving.com/cardiffwomensaid for monetary donations and donations@cardiffwomensaid.org.uk for practical items.
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SEREN’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY: POETRY SHOWCASE (ONLINE EVENT)
THURSDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2021
Time: 7PM to 8.30PM
More details to follow:
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LAUNCH OF A LAST RESPECT: THE ROLAND MATHIAS PRIZE ANTHOLOGY OF CONTEMPORARY POETRY
FRIDAY 29TH OCTOBER 2021
Time: 7PM
Venue: Brecon, Details to follow:
A Last Respect is a selection of contemporary Welsh poetry by winners of the Roland Mathias Prize. The poems included are wide ranging in style and subject. They contemplate relationships, nature, the environment, mortality, time, art and politics, and take place in a range of locations, from Aberystwyth to Baghdad, from war-torn landscapes to parents’ evenings. Featuring Dannie Abse, Tiffany Atkinson, Ruth Bidgood, Ailbhe Darcy, Rhian Edwards, Christine Evans, John Freeman, Philip Gross, Gwyneth Lewis, Robert Minhinnick, and Owen Sheers, it is a must-have anthology of poetry from Wales.