Maya Angelou is an American poet, memoirist and a civil rights activist. At birth, she was named as Marguerite Annie Johnson. She was born on April 4th, 1928 and died on May 28th, 2014.
She has published 7 autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows. Her writing career spanned over 50 years.
She has received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees. She is one of the most loved and most popular poets in the world.
Below we have created a list of all the poems ever written by Maya Angelou.
Poems by Maya Angelou:
A Brave And Startling Truth
A Plagued Journey
Ain’t That Bad?
Awaking In New York
I know why the caged bird sings
Life Doesn’t Frighten Me
Million Man March Poem
Momma Welfare Roll
Old Folks Laugh