Disciplines 
Literature
Language 
English, Welsh
Founded 
2009
Duration 
1 week - 1 month
Paid by host 

All food is provided. They ask you to help yourself to breakfast and lunch (which is prepared for you) and to help prepare one evening meal as part of a team. Vegetarians and people with special dietary needs are catered for.

Application guidelines 

Please email the translators house Wales to know more about their availabilities.

capacity
only one resident
criteria resident
starter
mid-career
established artist
facilities
library
How long
up to 1 month
living
shared
room
origin of residents
national
international
setting
isolated

Translators' House Wales

Translators' House Wales

Tŷ Newydd

Description 

Translators' House Wales, a house of historic and architectural interest, offers writers from abroad and translators the opportunity to get right away from the stresses and strains of everyday living and to concentrate on their writing in beautiful countryside in a house renowned for its relaxed and stimulating atmosphere. Translators' House Wales is a partnership beween the National Writers’ Centre for Wales, Ty Newydd and Wales Literature Exchange. Tŷ Newydd offers a programme of residential creative writing courses in Welsh and English to writers of all ages, at all levels of experience and in many genres, and also organises writers’ retreats and residencies. It is situated in the heart of Welsh speaking Wales and aims to nurture the reading and writing of both literatures of Wales while encouraging interchange with writers from other countries.

 

Accommodation Information 

Everyone has a single room and most of these are en-suite. There is a bedroom suitable for wheelchair users or those with a mobility impairment.

Location 

Tŷ Newydd is a historic house located in the Snowdonia National Park, in wooded surroundings, a few minutes' walk from the sea of Cardigan Bay, with the mountains of Snowdonia in the background. 

Address: 
Llanystumdwy,
Criccieth
Gwynedd
LL52 0LW
United Kingdom
Telephone 
+44 (0)1766 522 811

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