Nigel Jenkins

Nigel Jenkins was born in Gower in 1949 and is a well respected poet, editor, journalist, broadcaster and writer of creative non-fiction. He won the Arts Council of Wales 1996 Book of the Year prize with his travel book Gwalia in Khasia (1995), and has published many volumes of poetry and prose. He currently lectures in Creative Writing at the University of Wales, Swansea. He was also joint editor of The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales .