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Maya Angelou discusses her book "Gather Together in My Name"

BROADCAST: May. 13, 1974 | DURATION: 00:57:22

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Includes Angelou reading the poem "When I Think About Myself" and excerpts from "Gather Together in My Name." Angelou discusses her life including: her family; lovers; past jobs; and African American culture and experiences. Additionally including excerpts of songs of the vocalist Billie Holiday singing , "Travelin' Light" and "God Bless the Child."