If You Can't Be Free, Be A Mystery: The Poetry of Rita Dove - UCTV - University of California Television
If You Can't Be Free, Be A Mystery: The Poetry of Rita Dove
Premiere Date: 2/12/1999; 28 minutes

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Rita Dove, former Poet Laureate of the U.S. and recipient of a Pulitzer Prize, is one of the most honored figures in modern American literature. Among Dove's many honors is the 1993 NAACP Great American Artist Award. (#4149)

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