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The horrors and deprivations of life behind bars have inspired some great works of literature – from Cervantes to Solzhenitsyn. Jane Ciabattari takes a look.

As a replica of the Welsh poet Dylan Thomas’s famous hut goes on tour, Fiona Macdonald picks out five literary cabins in which famous works were penned.

Jodorowsky’s Dune depicts how the sci-fi novel’s first film adaptation fell apart. Christian Blauvelt picks other unrealised movies that are equally fascinating

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