"Still I Rise" Maya Angelou
- Maya Angelou
- April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014
- St. Louis, MO - died in Winston Salem, NC
- She was the northern coordinator for the southern leadership conference, Reynolds professor of American studies, The first black woman director in Hollywood
- The editor of "The Arab Observer" in Cairo, Egypt. Editor of the "Africa Review" in Accra,Ghana. She wrote "Afro-Americans in the Arts" a PBS special.
- National Medal of Arts in 2000, Medal of Freedom in 2010, And was nominated for the National Book Award.
- Her real name is Marguerite Johnson.
Symbolism,Figurative language,and Imagery
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