Mike Jenkins & Alan Perry. Book Launch and Exhibition

Join Mike Jenkins and Alan Perry for an exhibition of illustrations from their collaboration – From Aberfan t Grenfell.

Mike is the former editor of ‘Poetry Wales’ and was co-editor of ‘Red Poets’ magazine for 25 years. He’s the winner of several awards including : Eric Gregory, John Tripp Prize for Spoken Poetry & Wales Book of the Year for ‘Wanting to Belong’, a collection of stories set in a Valleys town.

Swansea artist Alan Perry is a poet, painter and short story writer. His writing has appeared in The Sunday Times, Poetry Wales, The New Welsh Review, Planet, Poetry London/Apple Magazine, Cambrensis, Roundyhouse, and many others.
It has been broadcast on both TV and radio, and in 1998 He was one of the subjects of a BBC2 documentary called “Sea Views”, and has been exhibited regularly in Swansea and Cardiff.

From Aberfan t Grenfell is a book of Mike’s poetry illustrated by Alan. Hand-coloured illustrations will be on display and Mike will read.