Bill Clinton decided to have a poet read at his inauguration: Dr. Maya Angelou.
Rita Coburn-Whack originally introduced Maya Angelou and Common.
Without realizing it, Maya Angelou met Tupac Shakur.
Maya Angelou nearly had an opportunity early in her career to work with Pearl Bailey.
Maya Angelou transitioned from dancing to singing early in her career.
Dr. Maya Angelou describes the challenges she faced as a writer.
Learn how Norman Lear struck up a friendship with Dr. Maya Angelou.
While Maya Angelou was living in Ghana, she met and began working with Malcolm X.
Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn-Whack share the inspiration and process behind their film.