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As Gillespie states, "If was a year of great pain, loss, and sadness, it was also the year when America first witnessed the breadth and depth of Maya Angelou's spirit and creative genius".
Maya Angelou is born
We need to see our mothers, aunts, our sisters, and grandmothers. Let the streets know you have somewhere to go. The Star Phoenix. Guardian writer Gary Younge reported that in Angelou's Harlem home were several African wall hangings and her collection of paintings, including ones of several jazz trumpeters, a watercolor of Rosa Parksand a Faith Ringgold work titled "Maya's Quilt Of Life". What you see is all there is. She was called "the black woman's poet laureate", and her poems have been called the anthems of African Americans.