Reflection on the Poetry of War and Peace in Wales: Assembly for Wales, 19.02.19


Holy Glimmers of Goodbyes

19th February 2019, National Assembly, Cardiff

A Day of Reflection on the Poetry of War and Peace in Wales

As the centenary of the First World War draws to a close, Literature Wales invites you to a day of reflection and discussion on war and peace, with performances, readings, commissioned lectures, and presentations from some of Wales’ leading poets and writers.

The event is kindly sponsored by First Minister of Wales, Mark Drakeford AM and organised by Literature Wales with generous support by the Welsh Government’s Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918 First World War Centenary Programme.

The day will include contributions from: National Poet of Wales, Ifor ap Glyn; Gillian Clarke; Alan Llwyd; Eric Ngalle Charles; Nerys Williams; Cywion Cranogwen; pupils from Calon Cymru School, Builth Wells and Fitzalan High School, Cardiff; Assembly Members