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Phenomenal Woman (audio only)


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Maya Angelou reciting her poem "Phenomenal Woman," posted by BrainPickings and licensed under a Creative Commons License.


Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 4, 1928.

Date Published: 1978-01-01

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