Sunday, March 24, 2013

Project to share Welsh literary classics across the continent gets EU backing

by Karen Price, Western Mail

LITERARY classics by some of Wales’ most renowned authors from the 20th century, including T H Parry-Williams and Kate Roberts, will be made available to readers across Europe as part of a new project being funded by the European Union.
Wales Literature Exchange is one of seven key European partners involved in Schwob – a project led by the Dutch Foundation for Literature which has recently been granted a 200,000 subsidy as part of the EU’s Culture Programme.
Schwob was launched in the Netherlands in 2011 to facilitate, in partnership with literature foundations in six other countries, including Wales, the promotion of literature, not yet translated, from all parts of Europe.
Continue Reading: Wales Online 

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