Maya Angelou Perspective

Ms. Angelou talked about the balms, the healing powers, which have maintained African-Americans in their struggle for equality in the… read more

Ms. Angelou talked about the balms, the healing powers, which have maintained African-Americans in their struggle for equality in the U.S. She emphasized that leaders, teachers, and poetry are such balms. She also read from some of her works and shared personal stories about some of the balms in her life. After her remarks, she took questions from the audience. close

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Maya Angelou Perspective

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Program ID:
74636-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Hampton, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 21, 1996
Last Aired:
May 25, 1997

Airing Details

  • Dec 21, 1996 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 1996 | 11:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 22, 1996 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 25, 1997 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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