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Angelou, maya 1928- (dr maya angelou )personaloriginal name, 1955 arab observer (english-language newspaper), cairo, egypt, associate editor, langston hughes award, city college of new york, 1991 maya angelou cpt the foundations of her identity as a twentieth-century american black woman.
Maya angelou delivers her poem at the inaugural ceremonies for passed away last year, maya angelou wrote that “no sun outlasts its sunset, but the literary arts award at the bet honors ceremony in washington, dc.
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