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Dove, Rita

Syllabification: Dove, Rita
Pronunciation: /dōv
 
/

Definition of Dove, Rita in English:

( 1952-), US poet and novelist. The youngest poet and the first African-American woman to hold the post of poet laureate of the US (1993–95), her work includes the Pulitzer Prize-winning book of poems Thomas and Beulah (1986) and the novel Through the Ivory Gate (1992).

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