Enjoy This Animated Reading of Maya Angelou's 'Still I Rise'
Google celebrates the poet on what would be her 90th birthday with a new Doodle featuring her, Oprah Winfrey, Laverne Cox and other famous fans.
WATCH: Black Teens Honor Legacy of Maya Angelou on Her Birthday
The groundbreaking poet would be 89 years old today.
Stream New Maya Angelou Feature Documentary for Free
“Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise,” which chronicles the late poet and activist’s prolific career, features exclusive interviews with Angelou and several famous associates and fans.
WATCH: Trailer for 'And Still I Rise' Explores Recent History of Black America
Hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the four-hour series aims to uncover how African Americans have changed the world.
WATCH: Nicki Minaj, John Legend and Others Perform for Tonight's 'Shining A Light' TV Special
The special—which uses music to explore race and racism in America—airs tonight on A&E.
Rand Paul Candidacy, Maya Angelou Stamp Fiasco, Bringing Brontosaurus Back
Some of the morning’s big headlines
ICYMI: Watch This Adorable Little Girl Recite Maya Angelou's 'Phenomenal Woman'
Black history month may be over, but we’re always celebrating.
Maya Angelou Spoke of W.E.B DuBois in One of Her Last Interviews
She joined scholar Arnold Rampersad and poet Elizabeth Alexander on American Public Media to talk about W.E.B. DuBois’ legacy.
How Dr. Maya Angelou Earned Her Title
The refusal of deference to black women goes back centuries.
Yes, Maya Angelou Was a Sex Worker
And she wasn’t ashamed.
This is How Maya Angelou Wants to be Remembered
In her own words.
Watch Maya Angelou Dance and Sing Calypso in 1957
The poet and performer is turning 86.
Maya Angelou and 100 Children's Book Authors Ask Obama to Stop Overtesting Kids
Test-driven reform has been the hallmark of Obama’s education agenda.
Maya Angelou to be Awarded Mailer Lifetime Acheivement Award
Angelou was also awarded an honorary National Book Award earlier this month, making this her second major literary prize of the year.