World Writers in Swansea

Fri 07 Apr 2017 to Fri 23 Jun 2017

Got plans for Friday night in Swansea?!

For 3 months, WORLD VOICES will be performing in Volcano. The detailed programme is here.

Wales PEN Cymru and Swansea University’s Cross-Language Dynamics research project present Volcano Fridays.

Volcano Fridays is welcoming around 30 authors, artists and musicians. The guests will perform in English and their other languages, chat with the audience, and present a chosen piece of music and an image or clip on the theme of ‘languages and communities’.

  • Events run until Friday 30 June, at Volcano Theatre: 27-29 High Street, Swansea, SA1 1LG.
  • Doors open at 7pm. Performances start at approx 7.30pm.
  • Bar & home-cooked multi-continental food.
  • Free entry: a donation is requested for Wales PEN Cymru and Swansea’s refugee charities

Volcano Fridays Still to Come.............
Friday 12 May

Marie Darrieussecq
Mamta Sagar ಮಮತಾ ಸಾಗರ
Nia Davies
Plus music from Caradog

Friday 19 May
Shirin Ramzanau Fazel
Alhaji Kamara
Mike Jenkins
And music by Eos a Dylan

Friday 26 May
Jörg Bernig
Wioletta Greg
Philip Gross
With music by DnA (Delyth Jenkyns and Angharad Jenkins)

Friday 16 June
Maram Al-Massri مرام مصري
Menna Elfyn
Humberto Gatica
Sharon Morris
And music by Dan Morris

Friday 23 June
Jean Portante
Zöe Skoulding
José Cifuentes
Patricia Rodriguez Martinez Jones
Plus music from Sian Richard

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