Yusef Komunyakaa Quote: “I like connecting the abstract to…”

I like connecting the abstract to the concrete. There’s a tension in that. I believe the reader or listener should be able to enter the poem as a participant. So I try to get past resolving poems.

Yusef Komunyakaa


Bio & Categories

Links

Tags & Keywords

Name: Yusef Komunyakaa
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: April 29, 1947
On Amazon:
Yusef Komunyakaa
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Quotes by Other Poets

Maya Angelou Ralph Waldo Emerson Edgar Allan Poe Walt Whitman Robert Frost T. S. Eliot Emily Dickinson e. e. cummings