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  • December 31, 2014 | Blog

    We remember a number of special people interviewed by Bill over the years who passed away in 2014. Continue reading

  • August 14, 2014

    In this clip from an interview Bill did with the writer in 1982, Angelou returns to her hometown and describes what it felt like to cross over from the black part of town to the white part. Continue reading

  • August 14, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Bill Moyers revisits a 1988 documentary in which he and Maya Angelou attended a conference held in the Hill Country of central Texas.
     
    Watch the first program: Going Home With Maya Angelou » Continue reading

  • August 12, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    In this second of two programs celebrating the life and work of the late Maya Angelou, Bill Moyers revisits a 1988 documentary in which he and Angelou attended a conference on “Facing Evil,” held in the Hill Country of central Texas. Watch the full show » Continue reading

  • August 7, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Revisit an episode from over 30 years ago, in which Bill joined the legendary writer on her return to the small town where she grew up.
     
    Watch the second program: Maya Angelou on Facing Evil » Continue reading

  • August 6, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    We revisit an episode from over 30 years ago, in which Bill joined the legendary writer on her return to Stamps, Arkansas, where she spent much of her childhood. Watch the full show » Continue reading

  • May 29, 2014 | Updated June 2, 2014 | Poets & Writers

    In this clip from a 1973 interview, Bill Moyers asks Maya Angelou, who died last week at the age of 86, about the burgeoning women’s liberation movement and what it means to her. Continue reading

  • April 13, 2012 | Updated May 28, 2014 | Perspectives

    The esteemed poet travels with Bill to her childhood town of Stamps, Arkansas. Continue reading

  • October 4, 1991 | 20 Years of Listening to America

    Bill speaks to a wide range of guests in this 20-year compilation — from average Americans to household names like David Rockefeller, Maya Angelou, Ronald Reagan and Joseph Campbell. Continue reading

  • January 8, 1982 | Blog

    In this exclusive interview from Creativity, Bill accompanied the legendary poet Maya Angelou in her first visit back to her hometown in Stamps, Arkansas. Continue reading