A Place to Go To: Robert Penn Warren on Travel, Migration, and Exile (SAMLA 2012)

"A Place to Go to: Robert Penn Warren on Travel, Migration, and Exile"
Robert Penn Warren Circle, SAMLA Conference
November 9, 2012

Both in his life and in his writing, Robert Penn Warren displayed major relevance to our announced topic (a variant of his novel A Place to Come to). He migrated out of his native Kentucky at age 20, when he traveled to Berkeley and Yale for graduate study, and later spent time as an exile, or expatriate we might say, as a Rhodes Scholar in ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Robert Penn Warren Circle
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, November 9, 2012
Event Location: 
Duraham, NC
Abstract due date: 
Monday, June 25, 2012
Categories: 
American
Interdisciplinary
Genre & Form
Literary Theory
20th & 21st Century
Adventure & Travel Writing
Poetry
Aesthetics
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