And Still I Rise

And Still I Rise Cover

And Still I Rise

A Book of Poems

By Maya Angelou

Random House, Hardcover, 9780394502526, 64pp.

Publication Date: August 12, 1978

Description

These new poems are powerful, distinctive and as always, full of lifting rhythms of love and remembering.



About the Author
Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, including I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and The Heart of a Woman, she wrote numerous volumes of poetry, among them Phenomenal Woman, And Still I Rise, On the Pulse of Morning, and Mother. Maya Angelou died in 2014.


NPR
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Author and poet Maya Angelou died Wednesday at the age of 86. In a recording, Angelou reads her poem "Still I Rise." More at NPR.org

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