About the Author

Ralph Maud is Emeritus Professor of English and Associate of the Institute for the Humanities at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia.  He has edited much of Dylan Thomas's work, including The Notebook Poems, 1930-1934 and The Broadcasts, and is co-editor with Walford Davies, of Collected Poems, 1934-1953 and Under Milk Wood.  In addition to writing a critical study, Entrances to Dylan Thomas's Poetry (1963), he is also the author of Charles Olson's Reading (1996) and the editor of The Selected Letters of Charles Olson (2000).