Who we are

Rachel Trezise

Writer

Rachel Trezise is a novelist, short story writer and playwright from the Rhondda Valley. Her debut short fiction collection ‘Fresh Apples’ won the inaugural international Dylan Thomas Prize in 2006 while her debut novel ‘In and Out of the Goldfish Bowl’ won an Orange Futures Prize and has recently been added to the Library of Wales series. Other fiction includes ‘Dial M for Merthyr’ and ‘Cosmic Latte’. Her debut play ‘Tonypandemonium’ produced by National Theatre Wales in 2013, won the Theatre Critics of Wales Award for best production in 2014. She worked with Common Wealth and National Theatre Wales on ‘We’re Still Here’.

A selfie of the Speakers Corner girls at the southbank centre underground skatepark, in front of some graffiti.