Aberystwyth University at the National Eisteddfod - Tuesday

04 August 2015

Today on the Aberystwyth University stall there will be a talk with the artist Ruth Jên and an opportunity to see students and lectures of the University go head to head in a quiz.

11am
Gwlân (Wool)
At 11.00am on Tuesday, there will be an opportunity to hear the artist from Ceredigion, Ruth Jên, discussing her work with the broadcaster Dei Tomos.

Ruth has recently completed an MA at Aberystwyth University School of Art and her latest work concentrates on the tradition of shearing on the hill farms of northern Ceredigion.

A 5 minute film made as part of her work, concentrating on the shearer’s physical movements while working, can be seen at the Aberystwyth University stall throughout the week of the Eisteddfod.

Click here to find out more.

3pm
University Challenge
A fun quiz between staff and students, held under the watchful eye of quizmaster and historian Dr Russell Davies.

For a full programme of events at the Aberystwyth University stall at the Montgomeryshire and the Marches National Eisteddfod 2015 click here.

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Arthur Dafis
Communications and Public Affairs
Aberystwyth University
01970 621763 / 07841 979 452 / aid@aber.ac.uk