Francis Robert Le Plastrier WARNER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-10-21
Education Christ's Hosp, London Coll of Music, St Catharine's Coll Cambridge (choral exhibitioner, MA), Univ of Oxford (MA, DLitt)
Books & Publications >ir< Perennia (1962), Early Poems (1964), Experimental Sonnets (1965), Madrigals (1967), The Poetry of Francis Warner (USA, 1970), Lucca Quartet (1975), Morning Vespers (1980), Spring Harvest (1981), Epithalamium (1983), Collected Poems 1960-84 (1985), Nightingales: Poems 1985-96 (1997), Cambridge (2001), Oxford (2002), By the Cam and the Isis (2005); >ir< Maquettes, a trilogy of one-act plays (1972); Requiem: Pt 1 Lying Figures (1972), Pt 2 Killing Time (1976), Pt 3 Meeting Ends (1974); A Conception of Love (1978), Light Shadows (1980), Moving Reflections (1983), Living Creation (1985), Healing Nature: The Athens of Pericles (1988), Byzantium (1990), Virgil and Caesar (1993), Agora: an Epic (1994), King Francis 1st (1995), Goethe's Weimar (1997), Rembrandt's Mirror (1999); >ir< Eleven Poems by Edmund Blunden (1965), Garland (1968), Studies in the Arts (1968), Beauty for Ashes - Selected Prose (2012, 2 edn 2013)
Recreations grandchildren, cathedral music, travel
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Dr Francis Warner
Career poet and dramatist; Univ of Cambridge: supervisor in English St Catharine's Coll 1959-65, staff tutor in English, memb Bd of Extramural Studies 1963-65, hon fell (residential) St Catharine's Coll 1999-; Univ of Oxford: Lord White fell in English literature and sr English tutor St Peter's Coll 1965-99, fell librarian 1966-76, univ lectr 1966-99, dean of degrees 1984-2006, vice-master 1987-89, pro-proctor 1989-90, 1996-97 and 1999-2000, emeritus fell St Peter's Coll 1999-; conductor Honegger's King David in King's Coll Chapel 1958 (CD issued 2003); Messing Int Award (USA) for Distinguished Contribs to Literature 1972, Silver Medal Benemerenti of the Constantinian Order of St George (Italy) 1990, elected academico correspondente estrangeiro Portuguese Academia de Letras e Artes 1993; memb Southern Arts Drama Panel Arts Cncl of GB 1976-80 (chm 1978-79 and 1979-80); Hon DMus William Jewell Coll USA
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Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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