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Yusef Komunyakaa

Yusef Komunyakaa
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Yusef Komunyakaa’s books of poems include Warhorses (FSG, 2008), Taboo (FSG, 2004), and Neon Vernacular: New and Selected Poems, for which he received the Pulitzer Prize. He teaches at New York University.

 

National Book Awards Finalist

Yusef Komunyakaa

Everyday Mojo Songs of Earth

Everyday Mojo Songs of Earth

Yusef Komunyakaa
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

New and selected poems from the Pulitzer Prize–winning poet

These songs run along dirt roads
& highways, crisscross lonely seas
&...

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The Emperor of Water Clocks

Yusef Komunyakaa
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The wildly enchanting new collection from the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa

"If I am not Ulysses, I am / his dear, ruthless half brother." So announces Yusef Komunyakaa...

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The Chameleon Couch

Yusef Komunyakaa
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A Boston Globe Best Poetry Book of 2011 | Finalist for the National Book Award for Poetry

An intimate collection from one of America's...

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Warhorses

Yusef Komunyakaa
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Warhorses is the haunting, electric work of a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet who never ceases to challenge and delight his readers.

This powerful collection of Yusef...

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Taboo

Yusef Komunyakaa
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

With the allusive leaps and improvisational chops of a jazz soloist, Yusef Komunyakaa is our great poet of connectivity--the secret blood that links slave and master, explorer and native, stranger...

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Talking Dirty to the Gods

Yusef Komunyakaa
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A daredevil poetic achievement from a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, Yusef Komunyakaa's Talking Dirty to the Gods was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award

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