Owen Sheers

 
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'Sheers writes with dazzle and poetic economy'
- The Times


Journalism and Essays

Travel Journalism


Owen's essay on Zimbabwe for Granta - 'Road Trip' (Granta issue 111):
www.granta.com/Online-Only/Road-Trip

Some of Owen's travel articles can be found on The travel section of the Guardian website
travel.guardian.co.uk

'Reflection in the Rainí, travel article about Fiji, New Statesman:
www.newstatesman.com



Literary Journalism and Reportage

Owen's essay for Granta's US election coverage on the polling experience in New York City's five boroughs
www.granta.com/Online-Only/Polling-in-New-York-City

Owen's essay Bomb Gone about the British thermonuclear tests on Christmas Island in the Central Pacific is published in Granta 101. Reviews of the issue can be read here:
www.granta.com/Magazine/101

'Guerillas in waiting' - Saturday October 20, 2007
www.guardian.co.uk

'Border Crossing - The Library of Wales' - The Guardian, March 25 2006.
arts.guardian.co.uk

'Lest We Forget - Keith Douglas' - The Guardian, May 28 2005.
arts.guardian.co.uk

'The Roaring Boy Lost in America' - Dylan Thomas - The Saturday Times, October 25 2003.
entertainment.timesonline.co.uk



Essays

Poetry and place: some personal reflections - Geography Vol 93 Part 3 Autumn 2008:
Geography article (pdf)

Owen has contributed a short essay 'Watching' to the Saqi Books anthology 'Lebanon, Lebanon' All proceeds from this book will go to children's charities in Lebanon
www.saqibooks.com

Library of Wales - Alun Lewis, In the Green Tree. Foreword by Owen Sheers.
www.libraryofwales.org