National Eisteddfod Llanelli

02/08/2014, 9:00 - 18:00


Cardiff University is proud to be part of the Eisteddfod again this year and has two tents with an exciting range of hands-on activities, talks and discussions.

Discover Cardiff is the University’s stand where visitors can explore fascinating ideas through hands-on exhibits and interactive activities. Come and get involved with our exhibits showcasing some of the most cutting edge research taking place in Wales today! Find Discover Cardiff next to the Science and Technology Pavilion.

Discuss Cardiff has a programme of lectures and discussions addressing some of the most topical issues in Wales today. Find Discuss Cardiff next to the Main Eisteddfod Pavilion.

Today’s events include:

Residences @ Cardiff University & Student Drop-in session

Time: 11:30

Firstly, a screening and Q&A of our Residences DVD, highlighting the variety of student accomodation in Cardiff. Secondly, come and talk to staff and students about Cardiff University, our courses, and the student experience in Cardiff.

Welsh Pop: from Merêd to American Interior                                          Sarah Hill & Jon Gower

Time: 14:00

The author and broadcaster Jon Gower will be talking with Dr Sarah Hill, Senior Lecturer at the Cardiff University School of Music, and author of ‘Blerwytirhwng?’ The Place of Welsh Pop, about the relationship between Welsh-language popular song, Anglo-Welsh popular song, and pop across the Atlantic.


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