MANNERS & MORALS: The Lecturer's Spring


The late Dylan Thomas, one of the best poets of his generation, could also write and speak lively, perceptive prose. Last October, home between U.S. lecture tours, Welshman Thomas recorded a broadcast for the BBC. Last week in the BBC's magazine The Listener, U.S. citizens got a chance to read what Thomas had to say about "A Visit to America."

"Across the United States of America, from New York to California and back, glazed, again, for many months of the year, there streams and sings for its heady supper a dazed...

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