Pamela Petro


Pamela Petro is a writer, artist, and educator and the author of four books, including Travels in an Old Tongue: Touring the World Speaking Welsh and her memoir The Long Field: Wales and the Presence of Absence: A Memoir. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, The Atlantic, Granta, Guernica, Paris Review, and others. She teaches creative writing at Smith College and Lesley University, and is codirector of the Dylan Thomas Summer School at the University of Wales.

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    Photo of the Wales Millennium Centre / Jonny Gios / Unsplash.comHear the seagulls? They carouse all over the city, cawing about the places they’ve been beyond Wales. That’s always the way of it in Car…