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