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Get Ready! A Participatory Dylan Thomas Singing Event is on the Way, NYC! June 17, 2014: How many opportunities will you ever have to sing Dylan Thomas’s “And Death Shall Have No Dominion” at the top of your lungs through the streets of NYC? Peter M. Wyer, brings the [...] by

Dylan Thomas’s (Very) Early Notebooks Featured in New Exhibition June 10, 2014: From London’s Express: Dylan Thomas’s early notebooks are being featured in a new exhibition, shedding some light on the poet’s teen years! “The exhibition’s supporting [...] by

You May Know Him: BBC2′s New Biopic about Dylan Thomas’s Final Days May 19, 2014: Ceri Radford takes a stab at reviewing A Poet in New York: a new BBC2 biopic about Dylan Thomas’s final days while on a United States reading and lecture tour, at the Telegraph. I approached [...] by

‘This is Gene Derwood speaking’ April 16, 2014: It’s still going at a reduced scale down on 24th Street at Folsom, but Adobe Books used to be a barn of a store on 16th Street in the Mission District of San Francisco, and to my mind the epicenter [...] by

Self-evidence with Difficulty April 9, 2014: For many years I’ve been interested in difficulty; I suppose in the present context it could be called the poetics of difficulty. I remember at age 14 carrying around the hardback Collected Poems [...] by

Crimes in Verse: Dylan Thomas’s Steamy Love-letters to an American Mistress Revealed January 14, 2014: —by the Daily Mail OF COURSE. (And not a second too late…) They’re being published too, proving once and for all that there is no escape from the eye of tabloids, EVEN IN DEATH. Poor [...] by

Boozing with the Best at the Guardian July 22, 2013: Blake Morrison at the Guardian has been pondering one of the eternal mysteries of literature: Why do writers drink? “Does it help writers to drink? Do they drink any more heavily than any other [...] by

The Poetry of Our Youth April 25, 2013: Why can’t I hear the music of my youth with objectivity? I really don’t know if The Unforgettable Fire is a great album or not because I loved U2 so ardently in high school that the profound and [...] by

Instead of Reading This, You Should Be Reading David Markson (Part Two) April 22, 2013: As promised in Part One, here are excerpts from the postcards and letters David Markson sent me from 2003-2010: I still regret that inadequate answer to your letter. (Whatever it is, here—age, the [...] by

BBC TV Biopic on Dylan Thomas Forthcoming December 10, 2012: From The Guardian: His death aged just 39, after a life blighted by drink and poverty, deprived the literary world of one of its most beautiful and original voices. Now the BBC and screenwriter [...] by