Skip to content
Skip to navigation menu

Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival



School of Welsh, Cardiff University’s Contribution

Gwyl Llen Plant

Tuesday 19 March
G J Williams Commemorative Lecture
Mererid Hopwood: ‘"...pobun â'i lais, ... pobun â'i le": Waldo Williams Children’s Poet of Wales’

5.30 in room 0.31, Humanities/ John Percival Building.
No booking required.

Wine reception to follow.
Simultaneous translation into English is provided.


Thursday 21 March
Workshop led by Alun Ceri Jones from Dalen: Translating Asterix into Welsh

10.00-12.00 in room 1.69, Humanities/John Percival Building
Places must be booked in advance.  Contact Heledd Brooks-Jones.

The workshop is conducted through the medium of Welsh.


March - May
300 years of Children’s Books
An exhibition will be held in SCOLAR (Arts and Social Studies Library) with section dedicated to ‘The Children’s Mabinogion’.
See here for more details.


Saturday 23 March
10.30-11.30 Cardiff Central Library
I want a story!

An informal and fun session for parents and children who are learning Welsh. The session’s aim is to build confidence to help parents read to their children in Welsh. The session will include stories and activities suitable for children under 5.