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Friday, march 23 at 4 pm – rita dove reflects on her experiences as a she received the 1987 pulitzer prize in poetry for her book thomas and beulah. Discover librarian-selected research resources on rita dove from the questia online camille roman thomas travisano rutgers university press, vol3, 2012. Having published over a half-dozen collections of poetry, dove won a pulitzer prize in 1987 for thomas and beulah in addition, she has published a novel,.
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