Rita Dove's poetry career has spanned more than forty years. During that time she won a Pulitzer Prize and became the first African-American poet laureate of the United States. Now she's released a new edition of collected works. Rita Dove on a life lived in verse.
A panel talks about Qatar, a tiny Persian Gulf state with a U.S. military base and command center that is also being talked about as a possible base of operations for a U.S. assault on Iraq.
- Mohammed Bamyeh visiting associate professor at the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University
- Amb. Patrick Theros former U.S. Ambassador to Qatar and president of the U.S.-Qatar Business Council
- Dr. Phebe Marr senior fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and author of "A Modern History of Iraq" (Westview Press 1991)
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