Dr. Maya Angelou

Nicki Minaj brought power and #blackgirlmagic to A&E's Shining A Light: A Concert for Progress on Race in America event when she performed a reading of the late Maya Angelou's "Still I Rise."

We’re celebrating the life of Dr. Maya Angelou with a special ‘Still I Rise’ poetry tribute from India Arie, Keke Palmer, Jennerifer Lewis and more of your favorite celebrities.…

The homegoing service for Dr. Maya Angelou is set for Saturday, June 7 at 10:00 a.m. at Wake Forest University’s Wait Chapel. You can watch…

Funeral services for Dr. Maya Angelou, who died last Wednesday at 86-years-old, will be held Saturday morning on the campus of Wake Forest University, reports WXII.…

Bo Porter, manager of the Houston Astros, joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” Friday to discuss MLB’s Civil Rights game, Beacon Awards luncheon honoring Maya Angelou…

Kristal High from Politic365.com, economist and author Julianne Malveaux and political strategist Angela Rye joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to share their memories and experiences with…

Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now” caught up with media mogul Oprah Winfrey last month during the Maya Angelou portrait unveiling at the Smithsonian’s National…

Greg Carr associate professor and chair of African-American Studies at Howard University, Lisa Page, acting Director of Creative Writing at George Washington University, Armstrong Williams and educator Johnnetta B.…

India.Arie shared her thoughts on Dr. Maya Angelou with “NewsOne Now” host Roland Martin and talked about how Dr. Angelou influenced her to speak the…

Congressmen GK Butterfield and Charlie Rangel joined Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” panel to share their thoughts on Dr. Maya Angelou. The representatives even…

We’re celebrating the life of Dr. Maya Angelou with a special musical and poetry tribute. Your favorite poems put to music, click the links below to hear! For…

I remember clearly when I first discovered the writings of Maya Angelou. It was around the same time I discovered James Baldwin. I was a…