Change and Technology
Lately, having some reflection, I have become increasingly conscious of how technology has been a catalyst for so much immense personal change. Further, I’ve been thinking about how previous generations, and specifically how my parents, coped with the turbulence of change, or if they even had to!
I wanted to title this essay after the Bob Dylan song, ‘The Times They Are A Changin’”. Instead, I chose another Dylan a little closer to home, Dylan Thomas. Thomas was a poet from Wales, specifically Swansea city, where my Dad was born in 1949. Dylan was a celebrated poet in both print and radio as he was a popular voice of the BBC during and after the second world war. …