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Robert Pinsky, 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 Pinsky.

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

Biographical information about Robert Pinsky also can be found on the following websites:

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

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

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

Selected online reviews of Robert Pinsky's poetry and prose books appear below.

Poetry Reviews

At the Foundling Hospital (2016)

Selected Poems (2012)

Gulf Music: Poems (2007)

The Life of David (2006)

Jersey Rain (2001)

The Figured Wheel: New and Collected Poems 1966-1996 (1997)

The Want Bone (1991)


Thousands of Broadways: Dreams and Nightmares of the American Small Town (2009)

The Life of David (2005)

Democracy, Culture, and the Voice of Poetry (2003)