Dylan Thomas: A Literary Life
Palgrave Macmillan, $87.50 hb, 243 pp, 9781137322562
The legendary Dylan has now been dead for a century and his fumy glitter has probably faded a little. But then, how far do any poets these days really have glamour to show for themselves, no matter how hard they drink? Very few, in the Anglophone world at least: there’s nobody around like Wales’s roaring boy.