Wales Week in New York provides the perfect excuse to go get drunk at the White Horse Tavern. Make your experience even more authentic, afterwards, come back to the Hotel Chelsea and drop dead. Thursday, March 2, at 3:00 p.m. The Dylan Thomas Prize in partnership with Penderyn Welsh Whisky will be hosting an evening of readings by US and Welsh writers. Karen Shoemaker - US-based, short fiction; Jo Mazelis – Welsh writer, short fiction. More about Dylan Thomas.