21st April: 11am – The Green Hollow reading, Thornbury Arts Festival:

21st April:  The Green Hollow screening and Q&A, Abergavenny writing festival –

Hwyl Llandeilo Litfest

26th – 29th April 2018

Sunday 29th April, 12:00 Horeb Chapel  “THE GREEN HOLLOW” by Owen Sheers
Tickets: £10

The extraordinary memorial to the 1966 Aberfan disaster for its 50th anniversary – the collective story as it has never been told.
Y gofeb anghyffredin i drychineb Aberfan ar ei hanner can mlwyddiant – y stori gyfunol fel na’i chlywyd erioed.

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Hay Festival 2018

May/June 2018

Saturday 26th May: Laura Bates talks to Owen Sheers, 1pm
Monday 28th May: Tishani Doshi and Owen Sheers, 2.30pm
Monday 28th May: Eric Ngalle Charles and Owen Sheers, 7pm
Tuesday 29th May: Margaret Atwood, Tishani Doshi, Mererid Hopwood, Ulrike Almut Sandig, Evelyn Schlag, Owen Sheers and friends, 2.30pm
Saturday 2nd June: David Willetts talks to Owen Sheers, 10am
Saturday 2nd June: William Atkins talks to Owen Sheers,  7pm
Sunday 3rd June: Owen Sheers and Pip Broughton, 4pm

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30th June: Ledbury Poetry Festival, To Provide All People reading and discussion. –

Green Man 2018:

August 2018, Talking Shop

Owen Sheers, the BAFTA-nominated Welsh novelist, poet and playwright, who will read from To Provide All People – a poem to mark the 70th anniversary of the NHS – and also provide comments on The Green Hollow, his remarkable memorial to the Aberfan mining disaster.

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For any literary enquiries, including readings and events, please contact Zoë Waldie at Rogers, Coleridge and White: Tel: 0207 221 3717