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An American in Wales (Blog #1)

By Kevin Powell Sitting in the window of my hotel here in Cardiff, Wales, alone, already past noon here. Thinking random thoughts about this, my second trip to this country since December 2013. Dylan Thomas, one of Wales...
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PEN World Voices Festival Event #DylanThomas #NYC

PEN World Voices Festival Event Dylan Live: A Tribute to Dylan Thomas Friday, May 02, 2014, 8:00 p.m. The New School: The Auditorium at West 12th Street 66 West 12th St., New York, NY 10011 Tickets: $20/$15 PEN Members a...
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Dylan Thomas’s Swansea #DylanThomas

By Jeff Towns I was born in a large Welsh industrial town at the beginning of the Great War: an ugly lovely town (or so it was, and is, to me), crawling, sprawling, unplanned, jerryvilla’d and smug-suburbed by the side &...
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Wales is Going on a Dylan Odyssey

By Dr. Bronwen Price www.literaturewales.org/a-dylan-odyssey/ This year marks the centenary year of the birth of Dylan Marlais Thomas, the Swansea-born poet who revolutionized English-language poetry and who became a leg...
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Dylan Thomas and Lou Reed Were Two True Rock Stars

By Lleucu Siencyn Recently the rock world lost Lou Reed. Lleucu Siencyn says his cultural contribution matched that of Dylan Thomas. Lou Reed This week, I’m taking a walk on the wild side in tribute to the great rock-poe...