Creativity with Bill Moyers Maya Angelou
New York, N.Y. : Infobase, , c1982.
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Following acclaimed poet and memoirist Maya Angelou on a visit to her childhood surroundings in Stamps, Arkansas, this Bill Moyers interview remains a classic of broadcast journalism and a valuable teaching tool for African-American studies. "I was terribly hurt in this town," Angelou tells Moyers, "and vastly loved." She recalls her rapturous discovery of Shakespeare (while savoring a favorite sonnet's opening line) and the power poetry gave her over the traumas of earlier years. She speaks to a hushed church congregation and a racially diverse elementary school class; she shares memories with long-lost friends and discusses family history with a wizened acquaintance of her grandmother. Gradually, viewers gain a glimpse of the relationship between Angelou's origins, her creative process, and her prolific output.
8 & up.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)
(20101982). Creativity with Bill Moyers: Maya Angelou . Infobase.Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)
20101982. Creativity With Bill Moyers: Maya Angelou. New York, N.Y.: Infobase.Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)
Creativity With Bill Moyers: Maya Angelou New York, N.Y.: Infobase, 20101982.MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)
Creativity With Bill Moyers: Maya Angelou Infobase, 20101982.
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