An Evening with Poetry Wales

An Evening with Poetry Wales

17th February - 17th February 2020



7.30pm

Join the new editor of Poetry Wales magazine, Jonathan Edwards, as he introduces a range of poets appearing in the magazine’s new and forthcoming issues. Poetry Wales recently celebrated its 55th birthday and is one of the leading poetry magazines in the UK. Come along to this special event to experience the work of an exciting range of new and established poets, and to find out more about Wales’s leading poetry magazine. Everyone welcome!

Jonathan Edwards’s first collection, My Family and Other Superheroes (Seren, 2014), received the Costa Poetry Award and the Wales Book of the Year People’s Choice Award. His second collection, Gen (Seren, 2018), also received the Wales Book of the Year People’s Choice Award. He has read his poems on BBC radio and television and at festivals around the world, recorded them for the Poetry Archive and led workshops in schools, universities and prisons. He lives in Crosskeys, South Wales.  

Tickets for this event are free but booking is essential. Book online, call Reception on 01244 532350 or email enquiries@gladlib.org.


Please note that tickets for this event are e-tickets. Book online and have your tickets emailed directly to you – then save the environment by bringing along your e-ticket on your phone or tablet and have it scanned as you enter the event. If you would prefer to print your ticket, black and white is fine.

A print and collect service is available to those without access to email facilities for a small charge to cover our admin costs. Call 01244 532350 or email enquiries@gladlib.org for more information. Printed tickets will be available to collect from Reception before the event.

Your book will be available to collect from Reception at or before the event.