Rita Dove

Standard Name: Dove, Rita

Connections

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Publishing Zora Neale Hurston
Later editions have introductions by Larry Neal (1971) and the poet Rita Dove (1998).
Library of Congress Online Catalog.
Reception Kate Clanchy
Some reviewers found the topic unsuitable: in KC 's words, too conservative, or too happy, or, mostly, because it involved me talking about myself. It still offends, it seems, for a mother to talk about...

Timeline

1 December 1955
Black seamstress Rosa Lee Parks , sitting as local law required in the rear section of a bus in Montgomery, Alabama, refused to give up her seat to a white man at the driver's...