Graduation

Graduation

by Maya Angelou
     
 

Maya Angelou [RL 8 IL 7-12] At graduation, the young narrator comes to a surprising realization about what it means to be black. Themes: racial pride; facing prejudice. 42 pages. Tale Blazers.

Overview

Maya Angelou [RL 8 IL 7-12] At graduation, the young narrator comes to a surprising realization about what it means to be black. Themes: racial pride; facing prejudice. 42 pages. Tale Blazers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563127830
Publisher:
Perfection Learning Corporation
Publication date:
09/01/1990
Pages:
42
Sales rank:
967,284
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 6.50(h) x 0.20(d)

Meet the Author

Maya Angelou (1928-2014) was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights advocate best known for her seven autobiographies. Her first biography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, tells of her life up to age 17 and brought her international recognition and acclaim. She published three books of essays, several collections of poems, and received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Date of Birth:
April 4, 1928
Place of Birth:
St. Louis, Missouri
Education:
High school in Atlanta and San Francisco

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