Celtic Connections

Critics’ Roundtable 2014: Celtic Connections

Celtic Connections – Bangor University’s Dr Tomos Owen chairs a discussion on the connections between the literary traditions of Wales and Ireland, with award-winning novelist and short story writer Rachel Trezise, Wales-born Dublin-based writer and publisher Tom Morris, and award-winning Irish short story writer Colin Barrett. The panel also take time to read from their work.

Photographs Courtesy of Emyr Young

On November 1st 2014 Wales Arts Review held its second biennial Critics’ Roundtable event at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff. A day of passionate debate was opened with this keynote speech from Wales Arts Review‘s acting Chair and regular contributor, Adam Somerset. Following this link will give you a podcast from the speech on the day and a fuller textual version.