Earlier this summer, I got the opportunity to attend the thirtieth annual conference for the Association for Welsh Writing in English (AWWE). The conference was held at Gregynog Hall, a beautiful country mansion near Newtown. I had heard from friends …

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This week’s blog is by Dr Paul Wright, Assistant Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Performing Arts and Senior Lecturer in English. It’s the start of the new semester and I am teaching my favourite course, a third year …

From Wizards to Words: teaching begins. Read more »

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Bowdler's Shapespeare: The Taming of the Shrew

On April 23, we commemorated the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. At UWTSD Lampeter, the Roderic Bowen Research Centre houses a fine collection of early printed works by and about the bard, including illustrated editions, critical studies, …

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A University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) student has won the prestigious Bridport Prize. Kathy Miles, a student on the MA Creative Writing course at UWTSD Lampeter achieved first place in the poems category. The mission of the Bridport …

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