Common Read Series: #4
On Wednesday, October 9, 2013 for the fourth event of this Fall's Common Read series, professors Reine Bouton and Richard Louth shared their knowledge on poetry and jazz in relation to Komunyakaa's works.
Dr. Bouton explains the relationship between jazz music and the type of
poetry Komunyakaa uses. She also uses samples of music to illustrate her
Dr. Louth teaches several techniques for reading and understanding poetry.