Maya Angelou, and still I rise [videorecording DVD]
Maya Angelou, and still I rise [videorecording DVD]


Physical Description
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Originally released as a documentary film in 2016; later broadcast as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters.

Examines the life and legacy of African American poet, memoirist, and civil rights worker Maya Angelou, from her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to the recitation of her inaugural poem for President Bill Clinton. Includes Angelou's own words woven together with archival photographs and videos as well as interviews with Angelou's friends and family.

Reading Level
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG.

Personal Subject
Angelou, Maya-Video recordings.

African American women authors -- Biography -- Video recordings.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Video recordings.
African American women civil rights workers -- Biography -- Video recordings.
Biographical television programs -- Video recordings.
Feature films.
Documentary television programs -- Video recordings.
Nonfiction television programs -- Video recordings.
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Hercules, Bob.
Whack, Rita Coburn, 1958-
Alix, Jay (Producer),
Jackman, Una.
Walker, Keith (Cinematographer),
Simpson, David E.
Benson, Lillian E.,
Taylor, Stephen James.
Angelou, Maya.
Clinton, Bill, 1946-
Winfrey, Oprah.
Common (Musician)
Woodard, Alfre, 1953-
Redmond, Eugene,
Tyson, Cicely.
Jones, Quincy, 1933-
Clinton, Hillary Rodham.
Singleton, John, 1968-
Johnson, Guy, 1945-

Added Corporate Author
People's Media Group,
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Independent Television Service.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
PBS Distribution (Firm)

Added Uniform Title
American masters (Television program)

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
St. George BranchAdult Non-Fiction DVDs1:DVDNF(DVD) 818.5409 MayaChecked In