Literary Medal 2013

Welsh Books Council

Literary Medal 2013 - 07 August 2013

Jane Jones Owen was awarded the Literary Medal at the 2013 National Eisteddfod for her collection of prose,  Gwe o Glymau Sidan .

This year's Literary Medal is presented for a volume of creative prose of no more than 40,000 words; the title of the work is 'Cwlwm' (Knot). The adjudicators were Menna Baines, Harri Parri and Elfyn Pritchard.

Gwe o Glymau Sidan : A collection of prose linked to specific places in north Wales, from Aberdaron to Wrexham. The prose is both lyrical and witty, and skilfully depicts the bond between different characters, between the characters and their circumstances, or between the character and the author.

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