Sarah Waters

Recap | Digithon Lit

Welcome to our recap of the great writers who appeared on Digithon Lit stage over the weekend. 

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Sarah Waters reads from her most recent novel, The Paying Guests (Virago).

Max Boyce recites one of his most poignant works, The incredible Plan.

Owen Sheers reads from his ode to the NHS, To Provide All People (Faber & Faber).

Samantha Wynne-Rydderch reads a selection of her finest work.

Ailbhe Darcy The Wales Book of the Year -winning poet reads from her collection, Insistence (Bloodaxe).

Lucy Owen reads from her children’s book, The Sea House.

Eloise Williams A short profile film on the first Children’s Laureate of Wales.

Darren Chetty reads his popular essay on the Max Boyce album Live at Treorchy.

Alys Conran the award-winning novelist and poet reads her poem, “Happiness”.

Gary Raymond reads from his critical acclaimed novel, The Golden Orphans (Parthian).

Tristan Hughes reads an excerpt from his new short story collection, Shattercone (Parthian).

Jennifer Killick reads from her brilliant new kids horror novel, Crater Lake.

Richard Owain Roberts reads from his debut novel, Hello Friend We Missed You (Parthian).

Cynan Jones reads from his story, “The Unbendy Giant”.

David Llewellyn reads from his critical-acclaimed novel, A Simple Scale (Seren).

Ifor ap Glyn reads from his remembrance poem, “Cyfandir O Gofio”.

Christina Thatcher reads from her new collection How to Carry Fire (Parthian).

The Arcade Poets a filmed compendium of performances from the Arcade Poets.