Arts Council of Wales | Gerwyn Wiliams

Gerwyn Wiliams

Member of Arts Council of Wales.


Gerwyn WiliamsGerwyn Wiliams is Professor at Bangor University. He has served as Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Deputy Head of the College of Arts and Humanities and Deputy Director of the School for Welsh Medium Studies.

He was awarded a Personal Chair in 2005 and acted as Head of the School of Welsh between 2006 and 2009.

He was awarded the National Eisteddfod Crown in 1994 and his latest collection of poems was shortlisted for the Book of the Year competition in 2012.

He has acted as adjudicator for literary competitions at the National Eisteddfod and the Urdd Eisteddfod on a number of occasions. He edits a literary series for the University of Wales Press and is a former editor of the journal ‘Taliesin’.

He is a current member of the Welsh Books Council Publishing Grants Panel. He holds no other Ministerial public appointments.


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