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Robert Penn Warren, U.S. Poet Laureate: A Resource Guide

External Websites

The following links to external websites provide more information about the life and works of Robert Penn Warren.

The best starting point for biographical information about Robert Penn Warren is his official website.

Biographical information about Robert Penn Warren, along with other major online resources related to Warren, can be found on the following websites:

For the latest news and discussions related to Robert Penn Warren, 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 Robert Penn Warren or in which Warren and his work are discussed.

Podcasts and other non-radio audio recordings featuring Robert Penn Warren are listed below.

Many videos of Robert Penn Warren reading and discussing his work can be found through the following two sources:

Selected online reviews of Robert Penn Warren's poetry, prose, and children's books appear below.

Poetry Reviews

New and Selected Poems: 1923–1985 (1985)

Rumor Verified: Poems 1979–1980 (1981)

Being Here: Poetry 1977–1980 (1980)


New and Selected Essays (1989)

All the King's Men (1946)

Jefferson Davis Gets His Citizenship Back (1980)

Brother to Dragons (1979)