Maya Angelou

FILE - In this Oct. 5, 1996 file photo, then Irish President Mary Robinson, left, speaks with American poet Maya Angelou, center, and Coretta Scott King, wife of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, during the International Women's Forum in Boston. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Jim Rogash, File)
Maya Angelou, Mary Robinson, Coretta Scott King FILE - In this Oct. 5, 1996 file photo, then Irish President Mary Robinson, left, speaks with American poet Maya Angelou, center, and Coretta Scott King, wife of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, during the International Women's Forum in Boston. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Jim Rogash, File)
FILE - In this July 27, 2004 file photo, poet and activist  Maya Angelou Tuesday, July 27, 2004, speaks on stage during  the Democratic National Convention, in Boston. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)
Maya Angelou FILE - In this July 27, 2004 file photo, poet and activist Maya Angelou Tuesday, July 27, 2004, speaks on stage during the Democratic National Convention, in Boston. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)
FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2013 file photo, Maya Angelou, seated, Junot Diaz, back left, Norman Mailer Center president and co-founder Lawrence Schiller, center, and Samuel R. Delany, pose for photographs during the fifth annual Norman Mailer Center benefit gala at the New York Public Library in New York. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Junot Diaz, Lawrence Schiller, Maya Angelou, Samuel R. Delany FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2013 file photo, Maya Angelou, seated, Junot Diaz, back left, Norman Mailer Center president and co-founder Lawrence Schiller, center, and Samuel R. Delany, pose for photographs during the fifth annual Norman Mailer Center benefit gala at the New York Public Library in New York. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - In this April 11, 1983 file photo, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, second left, poses with, from left, Jane Bryant Quinn, contributing editor, Newsweek and Woman's Day; Maya Angelou, author; and Mary McGrory, syndicated columnist, The Washington Post. The women are three of six who received the thirteenth annual Matrix Award from the New York Chapter of Women in Communications, Inc. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/File)
Edward Kennedy, Maya Angelou, Jane Bryant Quinn, Mary McGrory FILE - In this April 11, 1983 file photo, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, second left, poses with, from left, Jane Bryant Quinn, contributing editor, Newsweek and Woman's Day; Maya Angelou, author; and Mary McGrory, syndicated columnist, The Washington Post. The women are three of six who received the thirteenth annual Matrix Award from the New York Chapter of Women in Communications, Inc. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/File)
FILE - In this  May 17, 2011 file photo, Maya Angelou, left, and Oprah Winfrey laugh during a star-studded double-taping of "Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular," in Chicago. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. Angelou was a mentor to Winfrey, whom she befriended when Winfrey was still a local television reporter, and often appeared on her friend's talk show program. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey FILE - In this May 17, 2011 file photo, Maya Angelou, left, and Oprah Winfrey laugh during a star-studded double-taping of "Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular," in Chicago. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. Angelou was a mentor to Winfrey, whom she befriended when Winfrey was still a local television reporter, and often appeared on her friend's talk show program. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2006 file photo, Maya Angelou speaks during the funeral services for Coretta Scott King at the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Ga. At rear are President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Jason Reed, Pool, File)
Maya Angelou, George W. Bush, Laura Bush FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2006 file photo, Maya Angelou speaks during the funeral services for Coretta Scott King at the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Ga. At rear are President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Jason Reed, Pool, File)
FILE - In this Dec. 15 1992 file photo, American poet and writer Maya Angelou speaks in Washington, D.C. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Doug Mills, File)
Maya Angelou FILE - In this Dec. 15 1992 file photo, American poet and writer Maya Angelou speaks in Washington, D.C. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Doug Mills, File)
FILE - In this Jan. 20, 1993 file photo, U.S. President Bill Clinton reaches out to hug poet Maya Angelou after she delivered the inaugural poem during his inauguration ceremony in Washington, D.C. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Clinton Angelou FILE - In this Jan. 20, 1993 file photo, U.S. President Bill Clinton reaches out to hug poet Maya Angelou after she delivered the inaugural poem during his inauguration ceremony in Washington, D.C. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
FILE - In this Nov. 3, 1971 file photo, Maya Angelou poses with a copy of her book, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," in Los Angeles. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/File)
Maya Angelou FILE - In this Nov. 3, 1971 file photo, Maya Angelou poses with a copy of her book, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," in Los Angeles. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/File)
FILE - In this May 20, 2010 file photo, Poet Maya Angelou, left, greets director Lee Daniels at a garden party in honor of Angelou at Angelou's home in Winston-Salem, N.C. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File)
Maya Angelou, Lee Daniels FILE - In this May 20, 2010 file photo, Poet Maya Angelou, left, greets director Lee Daniels at a garden party in honor of Angelou at Angelou's home in Winston-Salem, N.C. Angelou, a Renaissance woman and cultural pioneer, has died, Wake Forest University said in a statement Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File)
FILE - In this March 4, 2008 file photo, American poet and noevlist Maya Angelou smiles during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. Angelou has died, Wake Forest University said Wednesday, May 28, 2014.  She was 86. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Maya Angelou FILE - In this March 4, 2008 file photo, American poet and noevlist Maya Angelou smiles during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. Angelou has died, Wake Forest University said Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was 86. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
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