Interview with clare e. potter

clare e. potter is a poet, playwright, collaborator and educator, originally harking from Blackwood, South Wales. She taught and lived for several years in New Orleans, where she was a consultant for the New Orleans Writing Project. Her collection, ‘spilling histories’ (Cinnamon, 2006), is based around the Hurricane Katrina disaster. These days clare lives and…… Continue reading Interview with clare e. potter

A Short History of Poetry in Wales

Poetry is the lifeblood of Wales. It always has been. And while poetry in Wales has fluctuated, has had adapt to the many cultural, industrial, and linguistic shifts throughout its history; in these acts of survival it has also thrived. Originally of course, poetry in Wales was written in Welsh. Aneirin and Taliesin are among…… Continue reading A Short History of Poetry in Wales