Robert Penn Warren, Fairfield, CT, letters to Bertha Krantz,

Descriptive Summary

Title
Robert Penn Warren, Fairfield, CT, letters to Bertha Krantz,
Date
1983 March 5-1987 September 11
Creator
Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Subjects
Authors, American--Kentucky.
Publishers and publishing--United States.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen
Preferred Citation
2011MS017 : [identification of item], Robert Penn Warren, Fairfield, CT, letters to Bertha Krantz, 1983 March 5-1987 September 11, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Robert Penn Warren was born in Guthrie, Kentucky in 1905. He was educated in public schools, graduated from Vanderbilt University and was a Rhodes Scholar. He was a professor of English and playwriting at several American universities. A writer of novels, plays and poetry, Warren received numerous awards, including Pulitzer prizes for both fiction and poetry. He was named Poet Laureate of the United States in 1986.
Scope and Content
This collection consists of nineteen letters and postcards written by Robert Penn Warren to his copy-editor at Random House, Bert(ha) Krantz. The letters include mention of professional matters, medical appointments, and family members.

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