Richard Burton


Can’t go home no more: An interview with Chris Williams, editor of The Richard Burton Diaries


Forty-two years after Richard Burton played to Toronto audiences in John Gielgud’s Hamlet during its pre-Broadway run, Swansea professor of Welsh History and former director of the Richard Burton Centre for the Study of Wales Chris Williams was in town to promote The Richard Burton Diaries (Yale University Press, 2012). The book is his edition of the collection of Burton’s diaries spanning 1939...