Forthcoming readings/events


Event news, including solo and 'The Glass Aisle' performances, also on Twitter.

5th June: 'The Spirit of Place' Reading and workshop for Dylan Thomas Summer School at Trinity St Davids, Lampeter 11.30am - 1pm. Click here for details.

7th July: Poetry in the Barn: Brampton Bryan, nr. Knighton. Poetry reading with songs, 2.15pm - part of an all-day event with other performers. Click here for details/bookings.

12th - 14th July: Tŷ Newydd Writers' Centre, Gwynedd: Poetry and the Sea (co-tutor: Samantha Wynne-Rhydderch). Click here for details/bookings.

20th - 25th July: Lake Orta, Italy. Poetry on the Lake Celebration Click here for details.

4th - 6th October: Tŷ Newydd Writers' Centre, Gwynedd: Emerging Writers - Poetry and Prose (co-tutor: Alys Conran). Click here for details/bookings

23rd October: Tŷ Newydd Writers' Centre, Gwynedd: : Guest reader - Autumn Poetry Masterclass (tutors: Gillian Clarke and Paul Farley). Click here for details/bookings

Delighted to be judging for the 2019 Poetry on the Lake International Poetry Competition. Winners announced in October, in Orta.

Ben See reflects on 2018 'Poetry and Songwriting' course at Tŷ Newydd, tutored by Paul Henry and Brian Briggs.

Previous News Items

The Slate Sea - this eclectic book of poems and photographs, edited by Paul Henry and Zed Nelson, has been published by The Camden Trust.

Seren has reprinted The Brittle Sea: New & Selected Poems.
"The Brittle Sea spans a sleek twenty years. Gesturing equally backwards and forwards, it marks Henry's quiet rise as a major lyric poet while whetting the appetite for what is sure to be a very rich later career..."
- 'Poetry Review' (Dai George)

Henry's The Black Guitar, has been published for readers in India.
For an extract from an interview with Bageshree Subbanna of 'The Hindu', click here