Hailed as a remarkable Renaissance woman, beloved poet and best-selling author, Dr. Angelou has the unique ability to captivate listeners through the vigor and sheer beauty of her lyrics and words. A world renowned educator, critically acclaimed actress, playwright, producer and director & leading civil rights activist,
Dr. Angelou shares her legendary wisdom to help listeners find their true voices. Taking on issues spanning race, sex, age & religion, Dr. Angelou's extraordinary insight continually challenges and inspires listeners. One of the most influential voices in contemporary literature, she has authored countless best-selling books, including her autobiography, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings".
Dr. Angelou has written, & starred in productions for film & television.
She received an Emmy nomination for Best Supporting Actress in 'Roots' in 1977. In 1993, Dr. Angelou became the second poet in United States history to have the honor of writing and reciting original work at the Presidential Inauguration.
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