One of the most exciting voices in Welsh poetry

Glyn Edwards’ first collection¬†Vertebrae is published by the Lonely Press. He is a PhD researcher in Ecopoetry at Bangor University, and has an MA in Creative Writing (Poetry) from MMU. Glyn has been the poet in residence at the Chester Literature Festival and the Dylan Thomas’ Boathouse, and has had writing published by Verve Press, The Guardian and The British Council. Glyn’s poetry has featured in Poetry Jukebox installations in Dublin and Paris, performed as libretto with string orchestra in Manchester, and has been translated into both Welsh and Greek. He is a trustee of the Terry Hetherington Award for Welsh young writers, and has been Guest Poetry Editor for the Lonely Crowd.¬† He works as a teacher in North Wales.