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Dylan Thomas: A Poet's Guide

Famous for his womanising, drinking and tragic death, Dylan Thomas is the rock star of 20th-century poetry. But for Welsh poet Owen Sheers, his tempestuous life often obscures the power of his poetry. Sheers takes us on a journey that reveals Dylan Thomas as a visionary and a craftsman.

1 hour

Last on

Fri 15 Jun 2018 01:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:01

    Charlie Parker

    Billie's Bounce

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Owen Sheers
Director Ian Michael Jones
Producer Ian Michael Jones

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Discover Dylan Thomas

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