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Welsh Literature Course with Bethan Gwanas
June 17 - June 21£495
Following the success of this course in 2017 and 2018, Bethan will be back to lead a course on some of Wales’ best contemporary writers; this time, authors such as Daniel Davies, Sian Northey and Llwyd Owen. There will be an opportunity to meet some of the authors, including the winner of the 2018 Eisteddfod Medal, Manon Steffan Ros. That novel, Llyfr Glas Nebo, will be the topic of a chatting session with local readers on Wednesday. Under the guidance of an author who is also an experienced Welsh tutor, it will certainly be an entertaining and fun course!
Author of 37 books in Welsh for children and adults (and the Bywyd Blodwen Jones trilogy for Welsh learners), and Welsh and creative writing tutor. She has achieved a number of accolades for her work including the Tir na n-Og award for her children’s books Llinyn Trôns and Sgôr, and she was the first winner of the T Llew Jones Memorial prize for Gwylliaid. In 2005 she was on the Welsh Book of The Year shortlist (Hi Yw fy Ffrind). Has written for the theatre, TV and radio too, and has written a regular column for the Daily Post for over 19 years.