Search Results for: Maya Angelou

In memoriam: Maya Angelou

Originally posted on Abagond:
Maya Angelou (1928-2014), an American writer best known for writing “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” (1969), has died at 86.

Inside Maya Angelou’s Mt. Morris Park home by The Wall Street Journal

The Mount Morris Park area of Harlem is home to several famous people. One of them is Maya Angelou, an American author and poet. The Wall Street Journal takes us inside Maya Angelou’s Harlem brownstone in a recent article. As expected, Angelou’s … Continue reading

Dr. Maya Angelou says Harlem is going through a rebirth

Aug 24, 2010 @ 7:30 By HarlemGal In an exclusive TV interview with New York’s 24-hour local news channel, Dr. Maya Angelou, famed novelist, poet, professor, American icon and best of all…a Harlemite, recently told NY1 that Harlem is going … Continue reading

Another notable person buys in Harlem

Feb 17, 2009 @ 11:00 By HarlemGal There  are several well-known/famous people that own and live in Harlem, such as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Maya Angelou or Marcia Gay Harden. Now to add to that list is Darynn J. Zimmer, an award-winning soprano … Continue reading