The author describes her odyssey to Ghana in the 1960s, meant as a return to her African roots. Over a few years she transformed herself by learning to speak Fanti, dressing in Ghanian style and delving into politics. But after encountering racial prejudice and losing her son in a car crash, she returned to America. Sequel to The heart of a woman, followed by A song flung up to heaven. 1987, c1986.
Angelou, Maya, 1928- I know why the caged bird sings ; 5
I know why the caged bird sings
I know why the caged bird sings ; 5
41300 -- Literature biography -- Littérature(biographies)
42200 -- Women biography -- Femmes(biographies)
4500 BIOGRAPHY II = BIOGRAPHIE II
4540 Literary biography = Biographie littéraire
4580 Women (biography) = Femmes, biographie
9520 Black non-fiction = Littérature noire (documentaire)
African American women authors -- 20th century -- Biography.
Angelou, Maya, 1928-
Entertainers -- United States -- Biography.