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Biography maya angelou was born as marguerite johnson on april 4th with more than 30 bestselling titles, maya angelou has written 36 books maya angelou. Marguerite annie johnson angelou (april 4, 1928 – may 28, 2014), widely known as maya angelou, was an american author, actress, screenwriter, dancer, poet, and civil rights activist. Prolific american author, poet and civil rights activist maya angelou has died, according to media reports. Kids learn about the biography and life of author maya angelou including her childhood, early career, work as a civil rights activist, becoming a writer, famous works, poetry, and. Maya angelou: and still i rise is the first documentary about dr maya angelou the maya angelou documentary will reflect on how the events of history, culture, and the arts shaped dr.
Maya angelou - poet - maya angelou was an author, poet, historian, songwriter, playwright, dancer, stage and screen producer, director, performer, singer, and civil rights activist. Maya angelou, the american poet and author, died at her home in winston-salem, north carolina on wednesday she was 86 her son, guy b johnson, confirmed the news in a statement. Maya angelou—author, poet, playwright, stage and screen performer, and director—is best known for i know why the caged bird sings (1970), the story of her early life, which recalls a young.
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Maya angelou's biography and life story(born marguerite ann johnson on april 4, 1928) was an american author and poet who has been called america's most visible black female. Maya angelou: maya angelou, american one of the most widely read and taught books by an african american academy of american poets - biography of maya angelou. I know why the caged bird sings is a 1969 autobiography about the early years of american writer and poet maya angelou insist that angelou's books should be. Take a peek at the hard life and many accomplishments of maya angelou, pulitzer prize nominated poet and author of 'i know why the caged bird sings' learn more at biographycom. Maya angelou (/ ˈ æ n dʒ ə l oʊ / ( the challenge for much of the history of african-american literature was that its authors have had to confirm its status.
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