Authors that match 'angelou'.

Maya Angelou American Poet (1928-)

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Maya Angelou, the famous African American poet, historian, and civil rights activist who is hailed be many as one of the great voices of contemporary literature, believes a struggle only makes a person stronger.
[ Activist African American Angelou Believes Civil Contemporary Famous Great Hailed Historian Literature Makes Many Maya Only Person Poet Rights Stronger Struggle Voices]
I am an English major in school with an emphasis in creative writing. I think hearing Maya Angelou speak at school last year was one of the best moments Stanford, at least, intellectually, had to offer.
[ Am Angelou Best Creative Emphasis English Had Hearing Intellectually Last Least Major Maya Moments Offer School Speak Stanford Think Writing Year]
The great thing about being the son of Maya Angelou is that I had the good fortune to grow up around some of the greatest black artists, dancers, singers, musicians, and actors of our time.
[ Actors Angelou Around Artists Being Black Dancers Fortune Good Great Greatest Grow Had Maya Musicians Our Singers Some Son Thing Time Up]
Some critics will write 'Maya Angelou is a natural writer' - which is right after being a natural heart surgeon.
[ After Angelou Being Critics Heart Maya Natural Right Some Surgeon Which Will Write Writer]