Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Dr. Maya Angelou led a prolific life. As a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer, she inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. Best known for her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Random House), she gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before.
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise is the first feature documentary on the author/activist features exclusive interviews with Dr. Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, Common, Bill and Hillary Clinton, and others.
Friday, February 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
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American Masters – Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise, premieres on Tuesday, February 21 at 8 p.m. on MPT-HD.
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