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Poet Appreciation #3: Robert Penn Warren

Better known as a novelist, and perhaps as a scholar, Robert Penn Warren did provide some formidable poetry to ponder. You might be more familiar with his… 300 more words

The Value of History

Tom Streithorst has an interesting article in Pieria magazine titled “Who Needs World War One?” In it, he imagines a German First World War general waking up in 2014. 1,828 more words


Robert Penn Warren from “Ballad: Between the Boxcars,” 1923.

Robert Penn Warren from “Ballad: Between the Boxcars,” 1923.

III. He Has Fled

He has fled like electricity down the telegraph wires into

prairies of distance where the single bird… 257 more words


#1016: All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren

Why I read it:

All the King’s Men has been on my to-read list since I decided oh-so-long ago to matriculate at Robert Penn Warren’s alma mater. 418 more words