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Maya Angelou- Poets.org - Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

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Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 4,
1928. She grew up in St. Louis and Stamps, Arkansas. She is an author, poet,
historian, songwriter, playwright, dancer, stage and screen producer, director,
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Maya Angelou - The Official Website

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Official website includes biographical information, lists of the poet's works, recent interviews, books and films for sale, and agent's contact info.
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Dr. Maya Angelou is a remarkable Renaissance woman who is hailed as one of the great voices of contemporary literature. As a poet, educator, historian, best-selling author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist, producer and director, she continues to travel the world, spreading her legendary wisdom. Within the rhythm of her poetry and elegance of her prose lies Angelou's unique power to help readers of every orientation span the lines of race. Angelou captivates audiences through the vigor and sheer beauty of her words and lyrics.

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All poems of the poet: Maya Angelou - poems

All poems of the poet: Maya Angelou - poems | Maya Angelou | Scoop.it
All poems of the poet: Maya Angelou - poems. poetry
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1.A Brave and Startling Truth1/23/20122.A Conceit1/3/20033.A Plagued Journey1/23/20124.Alone1/3/20035.Awaking in New York1/23/20126.California Prodigal1/23/20127.I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings1/3/20038.Insomniac1/3/20039.Kin1/23/201210.Men1/3/200311.Million Man March Poem1/3/200312.Momma Welfare Roll1/3/200313.On the Pulse of Morning1/23/201214.Passing Time1/3/200315.Phenomenal Woman1/3/200316.Refusal1/3/200317.Remembrance1/3/200318.Still I Rise1/3/200319.The Detached6/18/200520.The Lesson
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Maya Angelou - Biography

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Born on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri, Dr. Angelou was raised in St. Louis and Stamps, Arkansas. In Stamps, Dr. Angelou experienced the brutality of racial discrimination, but she also absorbed the unshakable faith and values of traditional African-American family, community, and culture.

 
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