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The Smokehouse (audio only)

 

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Author


Yusef Komunyakaa

Poet Yusef Komunyakaa first received wide recognition following the 1984 publication of Copacetic, a collection of poems built from colloquial speech which demonstrated his incorporation of jazz influences.

Date Published: 1993-01-01

Source URL: https://poets.org/poem/smokehouse-audio-only