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Primary Works

The Jazz poetry anthology. edited by Sascha Feinstein and Yusef Komunyakaa. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1991-1996. PS595 .J34 J39

Magic city. Middletown, Conn.: UP of New England, 1992. PS3561 .O455 M34

Neon vernacular: new and selected poems. Middletown, Conn.: UP of New England, 1993. PS3561 .O455 N46

Thieves of paradise. Middletown, CT: UP of New England, 1998. PS3561 .O455 T45

Talking dirty to the gods: poems. NY: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2000. PS3561 .O455 T35

Blue notes: essays, interviews, and commentaries. edited by Radiclani Clytus. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 2000. PS3561 .O455 Z463

Also: Dedications and Other Darkhorses, 1977; Lost in the Bonewheel Factory, 1979; Copacetic, 1984; I Apologize for the Eyes in My Head, 1986; Toys in the Field, 1987; Dien Cai Dau, 1988; February in Sydney, 1989.

Selected Bibliography 1980-Present

Blackshire-Belay, Carol A. ed. Language and Literature in the African American Imagination. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1992.

Fox, Alan. ed. Rattle Conversations: Interviews with Contemporary American Poets. Los Angeles, CA: Red Hen, 2008.

Gabbin, Joanne V. ed. The Furious Flowering of African American Poetry. Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1999.

Gilman, Owen W. and Lorrie Smith. eds. America Rediscovered: Critical Essays on Literature and Film of the Vietnam War. NY: Garland, 1990.

Gwynn, R. S. ed. American Poets since World War II: Third Series. Detroit: Thomson Gale, 1992.

Hirsch, Edward. Poet's Choice. Orlando, FL: Harcourt, 2006.

Parini, Jay. ed. American Writers: A Collection of Literary Biographies, Supplement XIII: Edward Abbey to William Jay Smith. NY: Scribner's, 2003.

Pereira, Malin. ed. Into a Light Both Brilliant and Unseen: Conversations with Contemporary Black Poets. Athens: U of Georgia P, 2010.

Turner, Daniel C. Southern Crossings: Poetry, Memory, and the Transcultural South. Knoxville, TN: U of Tennessee P, 2012.

MLA Style Citation of this Web Page

Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 10: Yusef Komunyakaa." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. URL: http://www.paulreuben.website/pal/chap10/komun.html (provide page date or date of your login). 

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