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January 2019

Congeries - January 2019

Rita Dove - Poetry

DoveRita Rita Dove served as Poet Laureate of the United States and Consultant to the Library of Congress from 1993 to 1995 and as Poet Laureate of the Commonwealth of Virginia from 2004 to 2006. She has received numerous literary and academic honors, among them the 1987 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, the 2001 Duke Ellington Lifetime Achievement Award, the 1996 Heinz Award in the Arts and Humanities, a 1996 National Humanities Medal from President Clinton, the Fulbright Lifetime Achievement Medal, the Hurston/Wright

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