By Dr Bethan M. Jenkins
Between Wales and England is an exploration of eighteenth-century anglophone Welsh writing by way of authors for whom English-language literature used to be usually a secondary hindrance. In its method, the paintings interrogates those authors’ perspectives at the newly-emerging feel of ‘Britishness’, discovering them in lots of instances to be extra nuanced and no more resistant than has often been thought of. It appears essentially on the English-language works of Lewis Morris, Evan Evans, and Edward Williams (Iolo Morganwg) within the context of either their Welsh- and English-language affects and time spent traveling among the 2 international locations, contemplating how those authors answered to and reimagined the recent nationwide id via their poetry and prose.
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