Tristan Hughes was born in Atikokan, a small town in northern Ontario, Canada, where he lived for four years before moving to Anglesey (or Ynys Mon in Welsh), an island off the coast of north Wales.
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June 15th - Launch for Hummingbird
Time: 6: 00 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue: The Council Chamber
Main Building, Park Place, Cardiff University
June 22nd - Reading and launch for Hummingbird
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: Waterstones, Cardiff
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June 30th - Reading with Christina Thatcher
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Venue: Little Man Coffee Company, Cardiff
Hughes's rapt and rhythmic prose captures all the secretive intensity of an "entire compacted country": not just this
island of saints and sinners off the north Welsh coast, but youth itself.