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Maya Angelou, who was also prominent in the civil rights movement, died at home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on May 28th, 2014. 

 

Maya Angelou in 2008. Photograph: Gerald Herbert/AP

 

In 2010, Maya Angelou was awarded thePresidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the U.S., by President Barack Obama.

 

To read more:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/28/maya-angelou-dead_n_5403657.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/29/arts/maya-angelou-lyrical-witness-of-the-jim-crow-south-dies-at-86.html?_r=0

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/28/maya-angelou-poet-author-dies-86

http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-27606776

To listen to the interview "Growing Old":

http://www.theguardian.com/books/audio/2012/feb/16/maya-angelou-obamas-podcast

Maya Angelou: 1928-2014

 

The legacy of Dr. Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou Receives 2010 Presidential Medal of Freedom

9 Inspiring Maya Angelou Poems You Can Read Online - (to read the poems, click on the picture below)

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