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Rita Dove

Author of Selected Poems

Includes the names: Rita Dove, ed. Rita Dove, Рита Дав, editor Rita Dove

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Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 816 copies, 6 reviews
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (Contributor) 639 copies, 3 reviews
Contemporary American Poetry (Contributor, some editions) 342 copies, 1 review
The Best American Poetry 2004 (Contributor) 188 copies
The Art of Losing (Contributor) 160 copies, 19 reviews
The Best American Poetry 2003 (Contributor) 150 copies, 1 review
Erotique Noire/Black Erotica (Contributor) 140 copies, 1 review
Poetry Speaks Expanded: Hear Poets Read Their Own Work From Tennyson to… (Advisory Editor; Contributor) 128 copies, 1 review
Emergency Kit (Contributor, some editions) 99 copies, 1 review
The 100 Best African American Poems (Contributor) 81 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Poetry 2014 (Contributor) 61 copies
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series (Contributor) 55 copies
Birds in the Hand: Fiction and Poetry About Birds (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review
Good Roots: Writers Reflect on Growing Up in Ohio (Contributor) 19 copies, 1 review
Bittersweet (Contributor) 7 copies

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Rita Dove is the author of several books of poetry. A former Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, Dove also served as Poet Laureate of the United States from 1993 to 1995. She lives in Charlottesville, Virginia, where she teaches at the University of Virginia. [2013]
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