Saturday April 29th at 11am at the Fountain Fine Art Gallery
Poetry Reading with Dominic Williams and Anthony Jones
Poet, performer and publisher Dominic Williams reads from “And Why We Are All Going”
and Anthony Jones from “Episodes and Fragments”
Y beirdd a’r perfforwyr Dominic Williams a Anthony Jones yn darllen eu gwaith.
‘write4word’ is a community interest company based in west Wales and operating in the region and internationally to ensure the language arts are intrinsic to all aspects of society. Its co-directors are poets Anthony Jones and Dominic Williams, at this poetry reading event their words will take you on river journeys that link Wales, Ireland, Sweden and Iceland.
Dominic Williams is a writer and poet based in Carmarthenshire. For nearly twenty years his home has been the small fishing village of Ferryside on the Tywi estuary from where he runs his publishing house Iconau Books. Williams is a co-founder of the community interest company write4word and with his friend, Irish poet Denis Collins, established the Wales Ireland Spoken-word and Poetry Alliance (WISPA). He is the MC of West Wales’ most established monthly spoken word event, Poems and Pints at the Queens. In 2012, as coordinator of the Coracle project he was a founding partner of the inaugural Dinefwr Literature Festival and in 2006 organised and managed the week-long Welsh Writing for The World Festival in venues across New York City.
Anthony Jones, Carmarthens’ very own punk poet is a published poet and writer and director of write4word, a Community Interest Company. Anthony Jones will be reading from his debut collection ‘Episodes and Fragments’.