When was"Still I Rise"by Maya Angelou published?

Answer According to The Poetry Foundation, the poem "Still I Rise" was first published in 1978. It was included in Maya Angelou's book of poetry titled, "And Still I Rise." The poem has since been reprint... Read More »

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When was the poem"Equality"by Maya Angelou written?

Maya Angelou's poem "Equality" appears in her collection of poems entitled "I Shall Not Be Moved." It was first published in 1990; a second edition was published in November 1991.References:Random ... Read More »

When did Maya Angelou start writing poetry?

Maya Angelou spent several years silent after being raped at 8 years old. During this time, she read voraciously. Her love of reading poetry drove her to write it. She continued to write after she ... Read More »

When did Maya Angelou start writing poems?

Maya Angelou, born in 1928, first began writing poetry when she was around 12 years old. A highlight of her career was in the 1990s when President Bill Clinton asked her to write and read the first... Read More »

When was Maya Angelou born& when did she die?

African-American writer and activist Maya Angelou was born April 4, 1928. She is best known for her autobiographical novel "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" and also for her poem for the occasion o... Read More »