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.
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- Wangari Maathai Founder of the Green Belt Movement, member of Kenya's Parliament, and recipient of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize.
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