Readers Review: "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou

Readers Review: "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou

Guest host Susan Page invites listeners to join her and a panel for a discussion of the first volume of Maya Angelou's autobiographical series, dealing with her early years as a writer and activist.

Guest host Susan Page invites listeners to join her and a panel for a discussion of the first volume of Maya Angelou's autobiographical series, dealing with her early years as a writer and activist.

Guests

Kate Lehrer

author, most recently of "Confessions of a Bigamist."

Adam Bradley

Professor of Literature at Claremont McKenna College, author of "Book of Rhymes: The Poetics of Hip Hop," and co-editor of the forthcoming Modern Library Edition of Ralph Ellison's unfinished novel, "Three Days Before the Shooting."

Lynn Bolles

Professor of Women's Studies at the University of Maryland and author of "We Paid Our Dues," Sister Jamaica,""In the Shadow of the Sun," and My Mother Who Fathered Me and Others."

Joanne Braxton

Cummings Professor of English at the College of William and Mary and editor of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: A Casebook."

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