Maya Angelou Honorary Book Award: Poet And Author Receives Literarian Award

September 6, 2013   // 0 Comments

By HILLEL ITALIE  NEW YORK — The book world is finally honoring Maya Angelou. The poet and author of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" will be this year's recipient of the Literarian Award, an honorary National Book Award for contributions to the literary community, the National Book Foundation announced Thursday. It is the first major literary prize for the 85-year-old Angelou, who has been c...

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