There are no recent bookmarks.

Please Note: This event has expired.

The Open Book series: discussion of Rita Dove's "Sonata Mullatica"

Presented by University of South Carolina at Capstone Campus Room, Columbia SC

Apr 10 2017
The Open Book series: discussion of Rita Dove's

Samuel Amadon will host a discussion of Rita Dove’s “Sonata Mullatica” at 6 p.m. in Capstone campus room.

In her remarkable “Sonata Mulattica,” Rita Dove imagines the life of the biracial violinist George Bridgetower, best remembered as the first performer and the dedicatee of Beethoven’s “Kreutzer” Sonata. The New Yorker describes this amazing book as “A virtuosic treatment of a virtuoso’s life, the poems use all registers—nursery rhymes, diary entries, drama—and are stuffed with

View more



    Official Website


Capstone Campus Room

898 Barnwell St, Columbia, SC 29201

CONNECT WITH University of South Carolina