A Nation Mourns The Death of Maya Angelou

Posted on May 28 2014 - 9:08am by Nancy

Maya Angelou, 86, Poet, writer, and civil-rights activist Maya Angelou died Wednesday in Winston-Salem, according to a statement from Wake Forest University. Angelou had been forced to cancel several recent events as a result of health problems. 

A professor, singer and dancer, among other things, Angelou’s work spans different professions. She spent her early years studying dance and drama in San Francisco, California.

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Nancy loves to multi-task as a writer, she's an actress and online radio host. She received a B.S. in Mass Communications from LSU. She's married and the proud mom of 2 German Shepherds.