October 01, 2003

Staying Home

[ from George, who has a good memory and follows these things much more closely than your host ] :

The Emory Wheel - Poet declines position in light of tragedy

Two months after his wife and son died in an apparent murder-suicide, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa has decided not to join the University's creative writing faculty.

Posted by ronn at October 1, 2003 07:49 PM