Crossing Continents

Spring / Summer 2019 #62


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Crossing Continents: Eric Ngalle Charles talks to Lleucu Siencyn


Wales in the 1990s: Rhian E. Jones revisits Cool Cymru


Carwyn JonesShazia Awan talks to the ex-First Minister


Prince Charles: Robert Jobson on Wales’ royal relationship


Food SystemsKatie Palmer leads a series on our food future


Emyr Humphreys at 100: M Wynn Thomas pays tribute




A language without speakers:  Simon Brooks on the future of Welsh language communities


Progressive Patriots:  Adam Johannes on socialism and nationalism in Europe and beyond


Plenty of fine words:  Laura McAllister assesses Carwyn Jones’ nine years as First Minister


Labour’s problem with women:  Cerys Furlong on how we level the playing field


The unintended consequences of John Redwood:  Leon Gooberman on Wales and Brexit


Prince Charles – neither here nor there:  Bethan Sayed takes a republican stance


A healthy lifestyle – better than any pill:  Peter Elwood on the Caerphilly study


Common Purposes:  Halima Begum outlines an IWA project looking at curriculum reform


Plenty of lessons:  Keir Bloomer on what Wales can learn from Scotland’s education reforms


Can we deliver?  Rhea Stevens reports from an IWA Roundtable on renewable energy targets


Living in the future:  Marc Thomas talks to key actors in Wales’ innovation ecosystem


The whoosh effect:  Derek Walker wants more Welsh businesses in the hands of employees


What is Good Help?: Alice Turner outlines new research into ‘good’ and ‘bad’ help




A Jolly Good Fellowship:  Dylan Moore recounts a year as Hay Festival’s International Fellow


Book reviews


Shards of Light:  Elinor Shepley praises Emyr Humphreys’ collection of poetry


Wales: The First and Final Colony:  Gareth Leaman on Adam Price’s collected writings


Dear Mona: Letters from a Conscientious Objector:  Aled Eirug on Jonah Jones’ correspondence


Dignity:  Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett on Alys Conran’s new novel


Labour Country:  Ben Curtis on Daryl Leeworthy’s epic new study of South Wales’ history


The Opposition to the Great War in Wales, 1914-18:  Craig Owen on Aled Eirug’s history


Things That Make the Heart Beat Faster:  Rachel Trezise enjoys João Morais’ short stories


Q & A: Activist İlhan Şiş talks to the welsh agenda about why he has been on hunger strike