These stars were adorable kids and, thanks to social media, we're seeing our favorite personalities as tiny tots. Can you guess who?
Earlier this year, the iconic poet and civil rights activist spoke to ESSENCE about race relations and the need for continued activism today.
A Renaissance woman who approached her work with glee and fervor, Dr. Maya Angelou was the true example of a life well-lived.
ESSENCE readers took to our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages to share their beautiful tributes to the celebrated author and poet.
See the touching tributes to Pulitizer Prize-winning author and poet, Dr. Maya Angelou.
As we say goodbye to Dr. Maya Angelou, ESSENCE editors share the 15 reasons why she is our inspiration.
Maya Angelou talks to writer Pamela Johnson about how to throw a lifelong party.
"Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God," read Dr. Angelou's last tweet.
"Michelle Obama represents all women," shared Dr. Maya Angelou.
Although she is no longer with us, Angelou's vast wisdom is sure to live on through her multitude of literary works. Here are 12 of our favorite quotes.
Embrace struggle? It is your greatest teacher
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