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Hurriyet Dailynews 2014.05.29 01:31
The poet who 'sang of freedom,' Maya Angelou, passes away WINSTON-SALEM - Reuters American author and poet Maya Angelou, whose groundbreaking memoir "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" earned her international acclaim with its unflinching account of rape and racism in the segregated South, died on May 28 at age 86. The prolific African-American writer, known for her lyrical prose and regal speaking voice, died quietly at her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina,
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