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Listen to Dr. Maya Angelou's take on creative writing

Clip: 02/21/2017 | 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Listen to Dr. Maya Angelou as she describes the challenges she faced as a writer and the process behind creating literature.

Aired: 02/21/17

Rating: NR

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