Based in the unofficial cultural capital of Wales, Aberystwyth, the Exchange is committed to literary translation as a necessary element in a delicate ecology. Respect for human relations and their context in the world are vital to international exchange, and so we travel consciously, always asking why and how.
The Exchange is small, but many things: an agency facilitating the sale of translation rights, a translation grant fund for publishers, a workshop bringing together writers and translators, a library of translations, and a curator of translation events. In essence, we are a window between Wales and the world.
Being in the middle of it all, it's easily forgotten sometimes that we are in fact on the outside. We therefore thank you for the opportunity to bring Wales back to the middle of ...more
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At an award ceremony held on Thursday, the 4th of August, at the National Eisteddfod in Abergavenny, Glenys M.Roberts ...more
In September, the capital of Slovenia, Riga, will see the arrival of two Welsh poets, there to take part ...more
On Thursday afternoon, 4 August 2016 at 3pm, the Welsh language winner of the Translation Challenge will ...more