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Richard Wilbur, U.S. Poet Laureate: A Resource Guide

External Websites

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

Biographical information about Richard Wilbur also can be found on the following websites:

For the latest news and discussions related to Richard Wilbur, 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 Richard Wilbur or in which Wilbur and his work are discussed.

Podcasts and other non-radio audio recordings featuring Richard Wilbur are listed below.

Videos of Richard Wilbur reading and discussing his work can be found through the following links:

Selected online reviews of Richard Wilbur's poetry, prose, and children's books appear below.

Poetry Reviews

Anterooms (2010)

Collected Poems, 1943–2004 (2004)

Mayflies: New Poems and Translations (2000)

New and Collected Poems (1988)

The Mind-Reader: New Poems (1976)

Walking to Sleep: New Poems and Translations (1969)


The Catbird's Song: Prose Pieces, 1963–1995 (1997)

Responses: Prose Pieces, 1953–1976 (1976)