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The Collected Autobiographies of Maya Angelou

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Synopsis:

Superbly told, with the poet's gift for language and observation, Angelou's autobiography of her childhood in Arkansas - a world of which most Americans are ignorant.

About the Author

MAYA ANGELOU is a poet, writer, performer, teacher, and director. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written five poetry collections, including I Shall Not Be Moved and Shaker, Why Don’t You Sing?, as well as the celebrated poem “On the Pulse of Morning,” which she read at the inauguration of President William Jefferson Clinton, and “A Brave and Startling Truth,” written at the request of the United Nations and read at its fiftieth anniversary. She lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307432056
Publisher:
Modern Library
Subject:
Authors, American
Author:
Maya Angelou
Author:
Angelou, Maya
Subject:
Entertainers
Subject:
African American families
Subject:
African American authors
Subject:
Arkansas
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Entertainment & Performing Arts - General
Subject:
People of Color
Subject:
cultural heritage
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
2004
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Pages:
1167

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