This is the second in a series of light-hearted Dewithon posts concerning literary happenings from the land of poetry and song.
My book for Dewithon 2021 is My Favourite Stories of Wales, edited by the late Jan Morris, one of the finest writers Wales has produced in the post-war era.
This week we look at books read and reviewed, discover some of the best writing about literature on the blogosphere, catch up on all the latest Dewithon activity and highlight fascinating features from across the Internet.
Wales Readathon 2021 has started! Here we display your Dewithon-related posts. Please share your reviews, features, interviews etc. with the book blogging community. Check back often for updates.
This week we look at books read and reviewed, discover some of the best writing about literature on the blogosphere, anticipate both Dewithon and Reading Ireland 2021 and highlight fascinating features from across the Internet.
The shortlist for the Wales Book of the Year 2020 awards for both English and Welsh-language books has been announced.
We reveal the winners of the New Welsh Writing Awards 2020.
We reveal the shortlist of the New Welsh Writing Awards 2020.
Wales Readathon 2019 has ended. Here I summarize the final six chapters of our official Dewithon 19 book.
Discover ‘The Complete Dewithoner’s Reading List’: An index of titles reviewed and discussed during Dewithon – an annual celebration of Welsh writers and their works.
This week we highlight books read and reviewed, look ahead to the Wales Readathon and the announcement of the official Dewithon 19 book, discover some of the best writing about literature in the blogosphere and focus on fascinating features from across the Internet.
On 16th September Wales marks the anniversary of its national hero becoming the last true Welsh Prince of Wales in 1400. We take a brief look at Glyndŵr’s appearance in literature.
Marion Eames’ text is enlightening, absorbing and accessible to all readers – an ideal primer for English-speakers wishing to discover the works of Welsh writers.
In this, the third of my occasional features about Wales to be posted in the run-up to Dewithon 2019, we look at an informative little book about Welsh literature.
This week we appraise books read and reviewed, have fun spelling our name in books, announce the Wales Book of the Year 2018 Short List, and highlight fascinating literary features from across the Net.
Song Castle is an exuberant caper through 12th-century Wales in the company of poets and musicians from all corners of the known world as they gather to compete for a permanent place at a Welsh Prince’s table.
Welcome to DHQ (Dewithon Headquarters), the nerve centre for Reading Wales. We have 12 months in which to prepare, so now is the time to plan your schedule.
This week we appraise books read and reviewed, look ahead to dewithon#19, discover what’s happening with the Agatha Christie Readathon and highlight fascinating literary features from across the Net.
This week we look at books read, reviewed and on the nightstand, discover what Wales Readathon 2019 is all about, and highlight fascinating literary features from across the Internet.