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Tuesday Thought: Rita Dove

"Without imagination we can go nowhere. And imagination is not restricted to the arts. Every scientist I have met who has been a success has had to imagine." -- Rita Dove

Did you know that former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove is also a two-time NEA Literature Fellow? Listen to her in conversation with current PLOTUS Tracy K. Smith for NEA Arts magazine here. Listen to her recite her poem "Transit" here

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