Robert Penn Warren

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2011

    Vargas Llosa Wins St. Louis Literary Award

    image via​It's really hard to top a Nobel Prize, but once you've won that, what else are you going to do? Mario Vargas Llosa, the Peruvian novelist who won the big prize last year, has elected to keep on collecting awards, notably the St. Louis Literary Award, presented by the Saint Louis Univ ... More >>

  • News

    September 19, 2007

    The Case of the Shanghai Shamus

    A shy St. Louis poet pens subversive detective stories set in his communist homeland.

  • Film

    September 20, 2006

    Populist Mechanics

    This Faithful King’s adaptation drowns in ponderous metaphors.

  • Culture

    July 16, 2003

    Summer School

    An unstilted conversation with Richard Wilbur, the poet who made Molière commercial

  • News

    March 3, 1999

    Publish or Perish

    Self-promoting poet and noted Faulkner collector Louis Daniel Brodsky tends to his legacy: shepherding his entire life's work into print