An opportunity to hear brilliant poet and author 𝑴𝒆𝒓𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒅 𝑯𝒐𝒑𝒘𝒐𝒐𝒅 - an outstandingly good speaker and a star of the Hay Festival.
Professor Hopwood has won the Chair (first woman), Crown and Prose Medal at the National Eisteddfod and most recently, in 2016, the Welsh Book of the Year prize for her collection of poems, Nes Draw.
She has spent her career in languages, literature, education and the arts, has composed words for musicians & visual artists and has spoken in literature festivals in Europe, Asia and South America.
Venue: Eglwys Gymraeg Canol Llundain / The Welsh Church of Central London
30 Eastcastle Street, London W1 (2-3 minutes’ walk from Oxford Circus)
Date: Saturday 7th May @ 2 pm
The talk will be bilingual - as are all services and activities at the church. In my experience, the many Welsh speakers are always very happy to help and encourage learners to practise!