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Rita Dove, U.S. Poet Laureate: A Resource Guide

External Websites

The following links to external websites provide more information about the life and works of Rita Dove.

Biographical information about Rita Dove also can be found on the following websites:

For the latest news and discussions related to Rita Dove, see:

A selected list of news articles, interviews, and conversations, arranged in chronological order, follows below.


Selected Articles, News, and Interviews

A selection of radio programs featuring Rita Dove or in which Dove and her work are discussed.

Podcasts and other non-radio audio recordings featuring Rita Dove are listed below.

Many videos of Rita Dove reading and discussing her work can be found through the following two sources:

Selected online reviews of Rita Dove's books of poetry and prose appear below.

Poetry Reviews

Collected Poems 1974-2004 (2016)

Sonata Mulattica (2009)

American Smooth (2004)

On the Bus with Rosa Parks (1999)

Mother Love (1995)

Selected Poems (1993)

Grace Notes (1989)

Prose

Through the Ivory Gate (1992)