Discover Dylan Thomas at the BBC: performances by Hollywood stars, long-hidden archive clips and Dylan's own words, telling the story of his extraordinary life and the creation of Under Milk Wood, his comic masterpiece.
· Under Milk Wood performed across the decades, by Richard Burton, Tom Jones, Siân Phillips, Ioan Gruffudd, Charlotte Church, Jonathan Pryce, Ruth Jones and many more
· Dylan reading extracts from some of his best-known poems and stories
· Exclusive BBC archive material and insights from friends and experts
· Take a guided journey through 30 minutes of video and 50 minutes of audio clips
· All wrapped up in a beautifully illustrated story of the eventful life of one of the twentieth century’s most important poets
A great resource
Being Welsh, I've always been slightly annoyed that I wasn't taught anything about Dylan Thomas when I was in school. But this book really opens up the doors to the man and his work.