"Still I Rise" by: Maya Angelou

Chloe Carter and Haley Burgess

Biography

Symbols of "Still I Rise"

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Importance:

This picture shows segregation back in the 1930's. Maya was a slave and in her poem she was talking about how no matter what people did or said to her, she would rise and make it into a good situation.

Emotion and tone of the poem:

The emotion and tone of this poem is confident. We say confident because she is confident about whatever people say about her, especially school.