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23 November 2019
The North Shore Featured In The North Wales Pioneer

The North Shore Featured In The North Wales Pioneer

An article by Duncan Rider in advance of the first North Shore Poetry - North Wales' quarterly literature event.

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23 November 2019
Autumn Readings 2019

Autumn Readings 2019

Coming up soon!

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26 August 2019
Upcoming Readings: Llawn / Swansea

Upcoming Readings: Llawn / Swansea

Llawn Festival: Llandudno See Llawn website here for details of other events Swansea Fringe See full festival line and events details here

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16 August 2019
Reading at Milieu’s Swansea Fringe event

Reading at Milieu’s Swansea Fringe event

Milieu’s moving to Swansea! Milieu is a night of literature, spoken word, art, photography and visual concepts, bringing together a collective of writers and artists alike. Held quarterly in Cardiff since 2015, this year Milieu will move to a new permanent home in Swansea. Join the #SwanseaFringe in welcoming Milieu to this ugly, lovely town […]

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8 July 2019
‘Vertebrae’ launched in North Wales

‘Vertebrae’ launched in North Wales

On Thursday, at Provideo coffee shop in Llandudno, my first poetry collection was officially launched. The crowd spilled out the door and the start of the reading had to be delayed until everyone was able to find space, but the evening passed with some informal reading, some impromptu piano and some wonderful company. The book […]

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28 June 2019
Article on ‘Vertebrae’ launch in North Wales Pioneer by Duncan Rieder

Article on ‘Vertebrae’ launch in North Wales Pioneer by Duncan Rieder

Ysgol John Bright teacher Glyn Edwards to launch Vertebrae at Providero in Llandudno By Duncan Rieder AN YSGOL John Bright English teacher will take his seat at the table of the literary world with the release of his first poetry collection. Llandudno poet Glyn Edwards will launch Vertebrae at a Providero Coffee House in Llandudno on […]

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30 May 2019
North Wales launch of ‘Vertebrae’

North Wales launch of ‘Vertebrae’

July 4th: Providero Coffee House, Llandudno 6-8 Please feel welcome to attend an informal launch of my debut poetry collection, published by The Lonely Press. There’ll be music and coffee and a reading and a very high chance of a emotionally blackmailed purchase of a signed copy of the book. See you there!

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12 March 2019
‘Divining’ performed in Manchester

‘Divining’ performed in Manchester

My poem 'divining' became the libretto for @olliecomposer to compose breathtaking opera from. @JoeAshmore19 performed the 20 minute piece, accompanied by @MarvoloQuartet at @MusicStChrys in Manchester last night. It was stunning. #aneveningofchambermusic@McrWritingSchl @LitWales pic.twitter.com/IVQdB3ON4R — glynfedwards (@glynfedwards) March 12, 2019 Notes from the event programme: Divining was written in the summer of last year, when the […]

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6 February 2019
An Evening of Chamber Music

An Evening of Chamber Music

There were news reports last summer about paths that had been revealed by the dry weather. I wrote a poem about following these trails with my son, Arthur.It began: ‘the land revealed two tracks it had kept secret for centuries.’ The poem became the libretto for a piece of music composed by Ollie Lambert and […]

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28 January 2019
Outspoken – Neuadd Ogwen – Bethesda

Outspoken – Neuadd Ogwen – Bethesda

On Friday, the inaugural Outspoken event in Bethesda took place to a sold-out Neuadd Ogwen audience.  I  quickly exchanged Dydd Santes Dwynwen cards with my wife at home then hurried along the read some alternative love poems at the new event.  Two of the poems can be read here. while another poem is available in Verve […]

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