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How Dr. Maya Angelou Earned Her Title

How Dr. Maya Angelou Earned Her Title

by Jamilah King on June 3 2014, 12:00PM

The refusal of deference to black women goes back centuries.

Topics: Culture

Yes, Maya Angelou Was a Sex Worker

Yes, Maya Angelou Was a Sex Worker

by Jamilah King on May 30 2014, 11:54AM

And she wasn’t ashamed.

Topics: Culture

This is How Maya Angelou Wants to be Remembered Play

This is How Maya Angelou Wants to be Remembered

by Jamilah King on May 28 2014, 10:19AM

In her own words.

Topics: Culture

Watch Maya Angelou Dance and Sing Calypso in 1957 Play

Watch Maya Angelou Dance and Sing Calypso in 1957

by Jamilah King on April 4 2014, 2:00PM

The poet and performer is turning 86.

Topics: Culture

Maya Angelou and 100 Children's Book Authors Ask Obama to Stop Overtesting Kids

Maya Angelou and 100 Children’s Book Authors Ask Obama to Stop Overtesting Kids

by Julianne Hing on October 25 2013, 9:11AM

Test-driven reform has been the hallmark of Obama’s education agenda.

Topics: Education Reform, /NOW, Schools & Youth

Maya Angelou to be Awarded Mailer Lifetime Acheivement Award

Maya Angelou to be Awarded Mailer Lifetime Acheivement Award

by Von Diaz on September 30 2013, 10:13AM

Angelou was also awarded an honorary National Book Award earlier this month, making this her second major literary prize of the year.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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