Yusef Komunyakaa

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Yusef Komunyakaa is Distinguished Senior Poet in New York University’s graduate creative writing program.  He is the author of several collections of poetry including Copacetic (1984), I Apologize for the Eyes in My Head (1986), Toys in a Field (1986), Dien Cai Dau (1988), The Chameleon Couch (2011), and several others. Komunyakaa is the recipient of the 2011 Wallace Stevens Award.

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