* This is the original first draft of my Times Literary Supplement article “Alan Garner’s The Owl Service at fifty”. The published version (which appeared on 21 August 2017 to celebrate 50 years from the publication of this novel) is…
Celtic Myth in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy wins Mythopoeic Award!
A time-traveling cat fantasy: Lloyd Alexander’s Time Cat
Celtic Myth in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy in the 2018 Mythopoeic Awards Finalists!
Forthcoming talks and lectures: Glasgow, Kalamazoo, Essex, Oxford and North Wales
Alan Garner’s The Owl Service has its 50th anniversary today!
Literary Tourism: Wales, Land of Legends
Literature Wales (http://www.literaturewales.org/) launched today their new literary tourism website: Land of Legends – http://www.landoflegends.wales/. This was a project funded by Visit Wales (http://www.visitwales.com/) and I was delighted to have been one of the consultants on literary connections of specific…