The Houston Museum of African American Culture and The Menil Collection are hosting a reading by Rita Dove this Wednesday, March 10th, at The Menil Collection.  Former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove is the author of a dozen volumes of verse. Her awards and honors include the 1987 Pulitzer Prize and Poet Laureate of the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Her reading at The Menil Collection is part of the opening of the Houston Museum of African American Culture. You can hear her speak earlier that day at the Spring Sonata luncheon. More information and tickets to that event are available online.

Photo © Fred Viebahn

Who: Rita Dove, Former U.S. Poet Laureate

When: Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at 7:00 p.m.

Where: The Menil Collection, 1515 Sul Ross 77006

Cost: Free

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