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Maya Angelou (1928-)

aka: Marguerite Annie Johnson

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Creator:McGraw, Patricia Washington
Title:Maya Angelou (1928-) | aka: Marguerite Annie Johnson

Biographical entry on Maya Angelou, a world famous African-American poet and political activist, who is known for her commitment to peace and equality.

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Types:Articles | Color photographs
Subjects:Angelou, Maya | Women poets--Biography | African American women poets--Biography | Women poets, American--Biography | Child sexual abuse | Mute persons--Arkansas--Stamps | Race discrimination--Arkansas--Stamps | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights workers--United States | African American civil rights workers--United States--Biography | African American actresses--Biography | Actresses--Biography | United States, Arkansas, Stamps | United States, Arkansas, Lafayette County
Collection:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Institution:Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
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copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007

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