Bethan Gwanas has written 37 books for children and adults including the popular series for Welsh learners, Bywyd Blodwen Jones (Gomer, 1999). She’s also an editor, and an experienced creative writing tutor and a Welsh for adults tutor. She has won Tir Na n-Og prizes for her books for YA, Llinyn Trôns (Y Lolfa, 2000) and Sgôr (Y Lolfa, 2002), and she was the inaugural winner of the T Llew Jones Memorial Prize for Gwylliaid (Gomer, 2014). Her novel Hi yw Fy Ffrind (Y Lolfa, 2004) was shortlisted for Wales Book of the Year 2005. She’s written many plays for the stage, TV and radio, and she has written a column for the Herald Gymraeg in the Daily Post for over 18 years.
Welsh Language Day Course: Writing for Children
This is a Welsh language day course with Bethan Gwanas, focusing on writing for children and young people.