Quotes by Yusef Komunyakaa

About Yusef Komunyakaa:

Yusef Komunyakaa is an American poet who teaches at New York University and is a member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers. Komunyakaa is a recipient of the 1994 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, for Neon Vernacular and the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. He also received the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize. Komunyakaa received the 2007 Louisiana Writer Award for his enduring contribution to the poetry world.

Author Bio

  • NameYusef Komunyakaa
  • DescriptionAmerican writer
  • BornApril 29, 1947
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionAuthor
  • AwardsPulitzer Prize For Poetry