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R S Thomas
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Born in Cardiff, South Wales
Born on 29th of March 1913
Died on 25th of September 2000

Born 1913. Died 2000 - Welsh poet and priest.

Educated at University College of North Wales, Bangor. Ordained as priest in 1937. Published Song at the Year’s Turning (1955), became known outside Wales. Later volumes included Poetry for Supper (1958), Laboratories of the Spirit (1976) and No Truce with the Furies (1995).

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