Whether published author or debutante we’re looking for gripping stories, that are complex and convincing, chilling or comforting with a crime or a mystery at their heart from the most diverse possible selection of Welsh women writers. Submissions should be between 1500 and 5000 words in length and previously unpublished. If you’re not sure whether you meet Honno’s criteria for publication drop us aline and we’ll let you know.
Send your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Honno/Crime Cymru 2022 by midnight on: 30 June 2021
For full details: https://www.honno.co.uk/welsh-women-writing-crime/
Golygydd Llawrydd a Rheolydd Prosiect, Honno Gwasg Menywod Cymru
Mae Honno Gwasg Menywod Cymru’n chwilio am Olygydd a Rheolydd Prosiect llawrydd profiadol am 30 awr yr wythnos,ar gontract tymor sefydlog o chwe mis (ffi i’w thrafod) i weithio ar reoli golygyddol a rheoli prosiectau a rhai tasgau rheoli sy’n gysylltiedig â’r prosiectau hynny. Mae’r swydd
ar gyfer cyflenwi dros rywun tra nad ydynt yn medru gweithio ac mae arnom angen rhywun i gychwyn ar unwaith. Mae profiad blaenorol o reoli golygyddol a rheoli prosiect yn hanfodol a hefyd sgiliau llythrennedd a threfnu ardderchog; byddai Cymraeg rhugl hefyd yn fanteisiol. Mae arnom angen rhywun a fydd yn medru cyfarwyddo â’r gwaith yn gyflym a gweithio’n annibynnol ar brosiectau i gyrraedd targedau y cytunwyd arnynt. Tra gall yr ymgeisydd llwyddian
Y dyddiad cau ar gyfer ceisiadau yw 18 Medi 2020.nus weithio o ble bynnag y dymunant a thra byddant yn gyfrifol am eu hoffer eu hunain ayyb, gall y bydd angen iddynt ymweld â swyddfa Honno ar gampws Prifysgol Aberystwyth ar gyfer cyfarfodydd achlysurol pan ddaw hynny’n bosibl.
Freelance Editor and Project Manager, Honno Welsh Women’s Press
Honno Welsh Women’s Press is looking for an experienced freelance Editor and Project Manager for a 30-hour-a-week, six month fixed term contract (fee negotiable) to work on editorial and project-management, and some management tasks linked to those projects. This job is to cover for someone while they cannot work and we need someone who can start immediately. Previous experience of editorial and project management essential as are excellent literacy and organisational skills; fluent Welsh an advantage. We need someone who can find their feet quickly and work on projects independently to agreed targets. While the successful candidate can be based where they wish and will be responsible for their own work equipment, etc, they may need to visit the Honno office on the Aberystwyth University campus for occasional meetings when that becomes possible.
Deadline for applications: 18 September 2020.
I’w gynnal drwy gyfrwng Zoom
Sadwrn 19 Medi 2pm
Os yr ydych yn gyfranddeiliad ac os hoffech fynychu’r cyfarfod, os gwelwch yn dda ebostiwch email@example.com ar gyfer derbyn y ddolen Zoom. Dim ond cyfranddeiliaid presennol Honno gaiff ei fynychu. Mae’n ddrwg iawn gan y Pwyllgor na fedrwn gyfarfod wyneb yn wyneb eleni a gobeithiwn fod pob cyfranddeiliad yn ddiogel ac iach.
To be held via Zoom
Saturday 19 September 2pm
If you are a shareholder and would like to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom link. Only current Honno shareholders may attend. The Committee regret that we cannot meet in person this year and hope all shareholders are safe and well.
Many congratulations to Honno author Gaby Koppel, who has been awarded Runner Up Prize in the Paul Torday Memorial Prize for her novel Reparation, published by Honno in 2019.
Honno, along with publishers Saraband and Scallywag were described as “pioneers of “inclusivity with age, race and geography” by the Society of Authors in the award announcement.
For more about Reparation and to buy a copy.
You can see the award announcement here.
Honno is launching a Call for Submissions for an anthology of writing on Welsh women’s experience of the 1970s as a companion volume to the previous titles published under the Honno Voices imprint – Struggle or Starve, Parachutes and Petticoats and Changing Times.
HONNO ONE OF WEN WALES’S 100 LEGENDARY WOMEN (8th May 2018)
We are delighted to announce – and not a little overwhelmed – that the Honno founders are one of WEN Wales’s 100 legendary women, and att
ended the launch at the Senedd on the 8th May 2018.
Honno authors and editors also
One of the 50 historical women from the list will be chosen to have a statue made of them – find out more about that and this amazing project on the WEN Wales Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WENWales/ on the list include Ann Pettitt, Ursula Masson and Deirdre Beddoe, and Classics authors Kate Bosse-Griffiths, Amy Dillwyn, Elizabeth Andrews, and Betsy Cadwaladr.
Honno founders Rosanne Reeves, Sheleagh Llewellyn and Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan along with Honno Committee member Nicky Herriot attended the event.
More photos from the event will be appearing on our Facebook page.
Advent Fridays! Great offers announced every Friday in December and lasting the whole week. (1st December 2017)
Our third Advent Friday offer is all about the Classics! 20% OFF ALL Welsh Women’s Classics and Clasuron Honno (English and Welsh) ordered at: www.honno.co.uk between the 15th and 21st December. Just apply the code xmas173 at checkout!
And don’t forget we are giving £3 off advance orders of the ‘remarkable, arresting debut’ One Woman Walks Wales. All orders received before Christmas will receive £3 off and a personal printable email message from the author. Your copy will be posted to you on publication.(15th February 2018). Just apply the code owwwxmas.
And please do spread a little love and share with friends and family!
(Please note that these offers cannot be used together.)
20% off ALL FICTION from the 1st – 7th December! Just enter XMAS171 at the checkout
JOB VACANCY: Book Production & Office Administrator. (part-time)
The UK’s longest standing independent women’s press is looking for an experienced project manager and administrator to manage its book production and office. 12 hours over three days @ £12.50 per hour + statutory entitlements. Closing date: 1st Debember 2017.
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