Richard Owain Roberts

Agent: Laetitia Rutherford

Richard Owain Roberts was born and raised on Ynys Môn, the isle of Anglesey, and now lives in Cardiff. A native Welsh speaker, Richard read English at Manchester University, and graduated with Distinction from a Masters in Creative Writing from Liverpool John Moores University. He has worked delivering leaflets and as a teacher in Cardiff Prison, and has published short stories and non-fiction in VICE, The Quietus, 3:AM Magazine, For Every Year, Word Riot, the Guardian, and the New Welsh Review. He has published 2 works of fiction, All The Places We Lives (Parthian Books: 2015) and The Guardian’s Not The Booker Prize winner for 2020, Hello Friend We Missed You (Parthian Books: 2020).