Arts, Humanities Get Their Turn in the Spotlight as Obama Honors U.Va.'s Dove
"The glow in their faces. The cameras, the smiles, the applause – all for the arts and humanities!"
That's one of the thoughts University of Virginia English professor and poet Rita Dove said ran through her mind as she sat in the White House East Room on Monday, waiting to receive the 2011 National Medal of Arts....
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