Maya Angelou Newsletter: March 2020

As I was growing I really didn’t understand who my mother was. It was a different time in the 1950s. Racism and sexism were practiced unapologetically. Rebellion and resistance were not part of the American Psyche. Patriotism and conformance to the law was the mode of...

Maya Angelou Newsletter: May 2019

Maya Angelou Newsletter: May 2019 Guy Johnson's Letter As this Mother’s Day passes my thoughts return to the way I used to celebrate this wonderful day with my mother. The celebration always centered around food, and she preferred home cooked meals. Due to her public...
Maya Angelou Newsletter: May 2019

Maya Angelou Newsletter: May 2019

As this Mother’s Day passes my thoughts return to the way I used to celebrate this wonderful day with my mother. The celebration always centered around food, and she preferred home cooked meals. Due to her public life, she felt that she had eaten out enough to last a...
Happy Birthday, Maya Angelou!

Happy Birthday, Maya Angelou!

Last year the world celebrated Maya Angelou with a historic Google Doodle on her 90th Birthday. This year we celebrate 91 years with breaking news.”Phenomenal Woman: An Evening With Maya Angelou” is currently being developed with hopes for Broadway. “My...

Welcome, 116th U.S. Congress

“Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.” Maya Angelou In the spirit of my mother, the Angelou Johnson family welcomes the 116th Congress, the most diverse in history with 127...