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personal and historical events to shape her books. 53 See Mom Me Mom,. 157 Psychologist Chris Boyatzis has reported using Caged Bird to supplement scientific theory and research in the instruction of child development topics such as the development of self-concept and self-esteem, ego resilience, industry versus inferiority, effects of abuse, parenting styles, sibling and friendship relations, gender. 30 After Angelou's marriage ended in 1954, she danced professionally in clubs around San Francisco, including the nightclub the Purple Onion, where she sang and danced to calypso music. "Presidential candidates court.C. Angelous Son and Husbands In 1944, a 16-year-old Angelou gave birth to a son, Guy (a short-lived high school relationship led to the pregnancy). She also wrote the film's soundtrack, despite having very little additional input in the filming of the movie. "Author, Poet Maya Angelou Dies". Angelous most famous work, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969 deals with her early years in Long Beach,. New York -based artistic collective. Author, poet Maya Angelou dies at 86".
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5 note 2 And Angelou's life has certainly been a full one: from the hardscrabble Depression era South to pimp, prostitute, supper club chanteuse, performer in Porgy and Bess, coordinator for Martin Luther King. Long, Richard (November 1, 2005). Freeman was found guilty but was jailed for only one day. Brown, Avonie (January 4, 1997). She wrote articles, short stories, TV scripts, documentaries, autobiographies, and poetry, produced plays, and was named visiting professor at several colleges and universities. Although Angelou had reportedly been in poor health and had canceled recent scheduled appearances, she was working on another book, an autobiography about her experiences with national and world leaders. Flowers: A Moment of Friendship (1986), emphasized the importance of the spoken word, explained the nature of and importance of education, and instilled in her a love of poetry. Chapman, Michael W (May 28, 2014). 71 Beginning in the 1990s, Angelou actively participated in the lecture circuit 72 in a customized tour bus, something she continued into her eighties.