Culture

5 parallels between Game of Thrones and Welsh mythology

  Ifan Morgan Jones Since JRR Tolkien first introduced us to Middle-Earth in the 1930’s modern fantasy authors have mined Welsh mythology for inspiration. Some of the most successful blockbusters and series of the last 20 years, including Harry Potter and Game of Thrones, are all seriously indebted to Wales’ […]

Literature Wales Chair hits back against damning report

  The Chairman of Literature Wales has hit back against criticism of the body published in a government report. The report, commissioned by the Welsh Government, recommended that Literature Wales have its funding and responsibilities cut. But the Chair of Literature Wales, Professor Damian Walford Davies, has condemned the report as […]