Yusef Komunyakaa Quote: “I’m uncomfortable with the focus on…”

I’m uncomfortable with the focus on the poet and not on the poem.

Yusef Komunyakaa

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