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Charles Simic, U.S. Poet Laureate: A Resource Guide

External Websites

The following links to external websites provide more information about the life and works of Charles Simic.

Biographical information about Charles Simic can be found on the following websites:

For the latest news and discussions related to Charles Simic, see:

A selected list of news articles, interviews, and conversations, arranged in chronological order, follows below.


Selected Articles, News, and Interviews

A selection of radio programs featuring Charles Simic or in which Simic and his work are discussed.

Podcasts and other non-radio audio recordings featuring Charles Simic are listed below.

Many videos of Charles Simic reading and discussing his work can be found through the following sources:

Selected online reviews of Charles Simic's poetry and prose books appear below.

Poetry Reviews

Come Closer and Listen: New Poems (2019)

The Lunatic (2015)

New and Selected Poems: 1962-2012 (2013)

Master of Disguises (2010)

That Little Something (2008)

The Monster Loves His Labyrinth: Notebooks (2008)

My Noiseless Entourage (2005)

The Voice at 3:00 a.m.: Selected Late and New Poems (2003)

Night Picnic (2001)

Jackstraws: Poems (1999)

Walking the Black Cat: Poems (1996)

Prose Reviews

The Life of Images: Selected Prose (2015)

The Renegade: Writings on Poetry and a Few Other Things (2009)