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Hay event 29 May with Gwyneth Lewis & John Harrison (11-04-2014)

NWR editor Gwen Davies is in conversation with authors Gwyneth Lewis & John Harrison about sailing, travel, healing and illness.
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NWR Launches Multimedia Content (04-03-2014)

NWR launches multimedia content with first author videos, a wholly new direction for the magazine, currently available in print, epub and app formats.
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NWR Goes Multimedia (06-02-2014)

NWR is about to get into producing podcasts, audio clips and feature-length videos from literary Wales
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TONIGHT! Jim Perrin talks to NWR editor Gwen Davies at NLW, Aberystwyth. (08-01-2014)

Jim Perrin will be in conversation with NWR editor Gwen Davies at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, on 29 January at 19:30.

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Robert Minhinnick story Scavenger joins the CLI FI climate change dystopian fiction genre (17-12-2013)

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Editorial for spring edition written (17-12-2013)

NWR editor Gwen Davies has just written and filed her editorial for the spring edition, which has just gone into production.
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Limited Edition RS Thomas Offer (04-10-2013)

While stocks last! Set up a gift subscription and receive a free, limited edition bone-china mug to celebrate the centenary of the birth of RS Thomas this year.

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NWR Sale: 35% off Vintage Issues - LAST FEW WEEKS (29-07-2013)

Buy vintage issues of New Welsh Review from as far back as the first issue from 1988 via the NWR shop.
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Wales Book of the Year 2013 Winners Announced (22-07-2013)

At the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, the Wales Book of the Year winners were announced on Thursday 18 July, with NWR 100 contributor Rhian Edwards taking the overall prize
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Cynan Jones Gives his Adjudication of NWR Flash in the Pen Competition (29-05-2013)

I was very clear, opening the envelope: no expectations. Let the stories be themselves. Do not guess at what you are going to like; do not decide in advance what you do not want to see...

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NWR at Hay Festival (17-04-2013)

NWR has two events at Hay Festival in 2013, on Tuesday 28 May, and 2 June.
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Flash In The Pen: Microfiction Competition Launched (20-03-2013)

NWR welcomes entries of microfiction stories (under 100 words) for its new competition to be judged by Cynan Jones.

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Mark Tredinnick Wales Tour 2013 - Dates Here! (04-03-2013)

Awardwinning Australian poet tours Wales this month between 18 March and 29 March.

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Mark Tredinnick Wales Tour 2013 (23-02-2013)

Do not miss the unique opportunity to see Mark Tredinnick, the first prize winner in the Cardiff International Poetry Competition 2012.

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2013 Cardiff International Poetry Competition Now Open (21-01-2013)

The annual competition from Literature Wales will be co-judged this year by Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion and National Poet of Wales, Gillian Clarke.

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Samantha Wynne-Rhydderch and Damian Walford Davies Reading Plus Open Mic (16-01-2013)

Tywyn’s Magic Lantern Cinema Turns its Spotlight on Aberystwyth Authors on Sunday 20 January 2013, 3.30pm – 5.30pm

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Journey to Outer Magnolia with Angharad Penrhyn Jones (07-01-2013)

Glamorgan University and NWR host an author session on Friday evening, 11 January, at 6.30pm
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New Posts confirmed at New Welsh Review (23-10-2012)

Brand new Marketing & Publicity, and Finance & Administration roles filled at New Welsh Review
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Brenda Chamberlain Centenary Event, Thursday 11 October (10-10-2012)

Brenda Chamberlain Centenary Event, Thursday 11 October, Ceredigion Library, Aberystwyth
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Magazines From Wales (26-09-2012)

Welsh Books Council Questionnaire
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Wales Book of the Year 2012 (16-07-2012)

Novelists take top prizes both in English and Welsh for Wales Book of the Year
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Hay Festival Event 2012 (08-05-2012)

NWR at Hay with Horatio Clare and Fflur Dafydd
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Major Leverhulme Grant for Post-devolution Poetry (17-04-2012)

Prof Peter Barry joined by former NWR editor Kathryn Gray and Dr Matthew Jarvis to research and publish on post-devolution poetry in Wales, based at Aberystwyth University English department
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Wales-Ireland Residency extended (27-03-2012)

The deadline for the Coracle Ireland residency for west Wales writers, in partnership with New Welsh Review, is extended until 16 April
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Irish Residency Deadline Looms (27-03-2012)

Honno Poem of the Month (20-03-2012)

To do more to promote Welsh women poets, Honno is introducing Poem of the Month to their website. Visit
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NEW WEBSITE! (01-03-2012)

Launching to coincide with our Spring Issue, our wonderful new website...
Please take time to explore!

University of Wales Trinity St David's Dylan Thomas Summer School 25 May - 7 June 2014


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