Carl, 1885–1950, U.S. writer.
his brother, Mark, 1894–1972, U.S. writer and critic.
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How to use Van Doren in a sentence
The first issue had contributions from Randall Jarrell, Mark Van Doren, Kenneth Burke, Allen Tate, William Arrowsmith, and others.Remembering Jacques Barzun Remembering Robert Pitney | Paul Devlin | October 30, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Well, he was most jealous of Van Doren, who was in his last year at Columbia, and whose father was rich and indulgent.A Little Girl of Long Ago | Amanda Millie Douglas
What was there in her eyes; and she had said she liked him better than any of them, even that handsome Van Doren.A Little Girl of Long Ago | Amanda Millie Douglas
Use the following criticisms by Mr. Carl Van Doren as the basis of a critical judgment of your own.Contemporary American Literature | John Matthews Manly and Edith Rickert
They do not think me half a Van Doren because, owing to my mother's way of bringing me up, I have escaped the family infliction.Holiday Stories for Young People | Various
The home of Abraham Van Doren, like many others, was the scene of great excitement and special activity that day.Revolutionary Reader | Sophie Lee Foster