Dr. Maya Angelou

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the nearly 30-year friendship that Tavis Smiley shared with Maya Angelou, he learned the renowned writer’s views on life and how to live it to the fullest. One year after Angelou’s death, TV and radio host Smiley is joining with Tony Award- winning director Kenny Leon to develop a stage […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison were among the expected speakers at a tribute to Maya Angelou, the author, poet and stage performer who died earlier this year. The event was to be held Friday morning at The Riverside Church in Manhattan, a few blocks […]

First Lady Michelle Obama spoke at Dr. Maya Angelou‘s funeral on Saturday and her  speech paid beautiful tribute to Angelou’s life and spirit and how she inspired an entire generation. Through Angelou’s works I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings and Gather Together In My Name and her poems “Still I Rise” and “Phenomenal Women” […]

Funeral services for Dr. Maya Angelou, who died last Wednesday at 86-years-old, were held Saturday morning on the campus of Wake Forest University, according to NewsOne. Get “The D.L. Hughley Show” Delivered To You! Prior to her death, Dr. Angelou had been a faculty member at Wake Forest since 1982, and the university live streamed the […]

We’re celebrating the life of Dr. Maya Angelou with a special ‘Still I Rise’ poetry tribute from Yolanda Adams, India Arie, Keke Palmer, Jennifer Lewis and more of your favorite celebrities. Click the links below: For iPhone:  What’s your favorite Dr. Angelou poem? Can you remember where you were when you heard one of her poems for the first time?

The homegoing service for Dr. Maya Angelou is today at 10:00 a.m. at the Wake Forest University’s Wait Chapel. You can watch the full service here.  

Funeral services for Dr. Maya Angelou, who died last Wednesday at 86-years-old, will be held Saturday morning on the campus of Wake Forest University, reports WXII.…

Funeral services for Dr. Maya Angelou, who died last Wednesday at 86-years-old, will be held Saturday morning on the campus of Wake Forest University, reports WXII.…

Did you know that, as a child, Dr. Maya Angelou read every single book in her school’s library??? Get “The D.L. Hughley Show” Delivered To You! Listen to the audio below to hear The D.L. Hughley Show’s Jasmine Sanders name some amazing facts about the legendary author and poet that you didn’t even know you didn’t know! RELATED: Cathy […]