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Berkeley Lunch Poems: Yusef Komunyakaa

December 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

Free
Yusef Komunyakaa

Berkeley Lunch Poems

A noontime poetry reading series

Readings will take place remotely for the 2020-2021 academic year. Zoom links will be available approximately two weeks before the event. All readings will be recorded and posted to youtube. To keep up to date, please join our list by emailing poems@library.berkeley.edu.

Link for all readings: https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/96370640480

Yusef Komunyakaa

Yusef Komunyakaa’s books of poetry include Dien Cai DauNeon Vernacular, for which he received the Pulitzer Prize, WarhorsesEmperor of Water Clocks, and Everyday Mojo Songs of Earth (forthcoming from FSG). His honors include the William Faulkner Prize (Université Rennes, France), the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, and the 2011 Wallace Stevens Award. His plays, performance art and libretti have been performed internationally and include SaturnaliaWakonda’s DreamTestimony, and Gilgamesh. He teaches at New York University.

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Date:
December 3
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://lunchpoems.berkeley.edu/

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Lunch Poems
Website:
http://lunchpoems.berkeley.edu