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My journey with Maya

Author: Tavis Smiley; David Ritz
Publisher: New York, NY : Hachette Audio, [2015] ℗2015
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Tavis Smiley and Maya Angelou met in 1986, when he was twenty-one and she was fifty-eight. For the next twenty-eight years, Angelou was a teacher and a maternal figure to Smiley, and they talked often of art, politics, history, music, religion, and race. In My Journey with Maya, Smiley beautifully recounts a friendship filled with conversation that began when he, a recent college graduate and a poor kid from a big  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Tavis Smiley; Maya Angelou; Maya Angelou; Maya Angelou; Tavis Smiley
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tavis Smiley; David Ritz
ISBN: 9781478958291 1478958294
OCLC Number: 900668237
Notes: Title from web page.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 4 audio discs (270 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The motherland: Taking off ; "The ax forgets, the tree remembers" ; "Frailties and faults" ; "I do not care to dance" ; Living history --
Voices: Reentry ; What's in a name? ; What's in a word? ; The art of listening ; Grace and disgrace --
Courage:Breath ; The good word ; Advocacy versus accountability ; Shower the people.
Responsibility: Tavis Smiley with David Ritz.

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Tavis Smiley recounts the story of his friendship with Maya Angelou  Read more...

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"Confidence and compassion compliment one another throughout his portrait of Maya Angelou. Well-written and highly entertaining, Smiley's work engages the reader from beginning to end.... Smiley's Read more...

 
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