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Komunyakaa, Yusef



  • Existence: 1947-04-29    

Biographical / Historical

Yusef Komunyakaa (1941- ), American poet; teacher at New York University and a member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Yusef Komunyakaa papers

Call Number: JWJ MSS 152
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of writings, correspondence, writings of others, other papers, printed materials, audiovisual materials, and electronic media that document the life and work of African American poet Yusef Komunyakaa. The writings and correspondence are intermixed with writings of others and other papers that collectively document Komunyakaa's poetry, writings, teaching, and personal life. Printed materials include clippings, writings by Komunyakaa, and promotional materials. ...
Dates: 1930s-2014, bulk 1976-2014

Yale Collection of American Literature reading series

Call Number: YCAL MSS 211
Abstract: Sound recordings on compact discs, audio cassettes, fliers, pamphlets and broadsides documenting the Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series. The collection includes recordings and printed material generated by annual Yale student poetry readings; a videocassette and printed material related to the Bollingen Prize Readings at Center Church in September 2002; and recordings and publicity materials for readings by established and published contemporary American poets from 2002 to...
Dates: 2002-2010

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African American poets -- 20th Century 1
American literature -- 20th century 1
American poetry -- 21st century 1
Audiovisual materials 1
Authors, American -- 20th Century 1