Maya Angelou, American Renaissance Woman (VOA On Assignment June 6, 2014)

June 06, 2014 06:52 AM
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Legendary American author, poet, playwright and activist Maya Angelou died at age 86 in late May. VOA's Mary Alice Salinas talks about how Maya Angelou rose from poverty in a segregated rural town to become one of the nation's most well-known authors, poets and activists for civil rights.