MAYA ANGELOU

MAYA ANGELOU

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Amy Smith

Medium: Mix Media
Colors: 15
Substrate: Coventry Rag 270 g/sm
Size: 18 x 24 straight edge
Signed and Numbered Edition: 20

  by @amysmithart Comes with certificate of authenticity. 

Maya Angelou (/ˈænəl/ (About this soundlisten);[1][2] born Marguerite Annie Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and is credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years. She received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees.[3] Angelou is best known for her series of seven autobiographies, which focus on her childhood and early adult experiences. The first, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969), tells of her life up to the age of 17 and brought her international recognition and acclaim.