Dove is an inspirational figure for African-Americans and for women, and her own work reflects these two important facets of her life, featuring many iconic names including Billie Holiday, Rosa Parks and Hattie McDaniel. click here to continue viewing this story.
Turning Back Is NOT An Option!
~Words and Thoughts Artist~
mouth, sweet sounds to my ears.The
results of a love affair between
pen and paper, words”
- Feb. 11 Women and Poetry – to Celebrate National Black History Month (fromundermanyhats.com)
- Rita Dove: “The Spring Cricket Considers the Question of Negritude.” (newyorker.com)
- National Poetry Month – Share A Poem: The Bistro Styxx by Rita Dove (lifeisanexquisitejourney.com)