The Scandal of Welsh Writing in English: Caradoc Evans and the Consequences

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The next in the series of free community lectures organised by the Department of Adult Continuing Education (DACE) at Swansea University takes place later this month.

Speaker: Dr Alyce von Rothkirch

Lecture title: The Scandal of Welsh Writing in English: Caradoc Evans and the Consequences

Date:  Thursday 22 March

Time: 10 am – 11.45 am

Venue: Port Talbot YMCA, 48-52 Talbot Road, Port Talbot

Admission: Admission is free, but as seating is limited in the venues please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

Lecture summary: This lecture looks at Caradoc Evans.  A persecuted writer he insisted that he had a right to free speech, but critics castigated him for finding nothing in life but ugliness and depravity.

Contact: To book a place or for further information please call 01792 602211 or email: adult.education@swansea.ac.uk (N.B. the lecture venue will not be taking bookings). Visit www.swansea.ac.uk/dace

This news item has been posted by Delyth Purchase, Swansea University Public Relations Office, Tel: 01792 295050, or email: d.purchase@swansea.ac.uk