“Dr. Maya Angelou [was] one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Hailed as a global renaissance woman, Dr. Angelou [was] a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist." (source: http://mayaangelou.com/bio/)

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Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. New York : Bantam Books: 1971. Insert a description of the image here.
Insert a description of the image here. Angelou, Maya, Diego Rivera, and Linda Sunshine. Still I Rise. New York: Random House, 2001.
Angelou, Maya. Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now. New York: Random House, 1993. book cover
Insert a description of the image here. Angelou, Maya. The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou. New York: Random House, 1994.
Angelou, Maya. On the Pulse of Morning. New York: Random House, 1993.
Insert a description of the image here. Angelou, Maya. Even the Stars Look Lonesome. New York: Random House, 1997.

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