As the Richard Burton Diaries near completion, their editor, Professor Chris Williams of Swansea University, reflects on the man beneath the Hollywood veneer. Read the full story in the Wales Online article here.
The Swansea launch of the Diaries will be held at the Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea University on 28 November 2012. To mark this event, there will be a screening of The Taming of the Shrew starring Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor, which will be introduced by Professor Chris Williams. Further details will be availble on the RIAH website and in the Taliesin programme in late Summer.
For further information on the Diaries see http://yalebooks.co.uk/display.asp?K=9780300180107
- Monday 2 July 2012 01.00 BST
- Thursday 6 September 2012 16.31 BST
- H. Baldwin