Maya Angelou Passes Away At Age 86

An amazing woman, an amazing author and poet! Our condolences go out to the family and friends of the great Maya Angelou who passed away early this morning at age 86. She will be truly missed!

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Maya Angelou Stars In New Cole Haan Ad Campaign

Doesn’t the legendary author and poet Maya Angelou look great in Cole Haan’s new ad campaign that celebrates 85 years of the brand.  Cole Haan’s VP told WWD: “They are all vibrant examples of how timelessness and true style…

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My Life: Tom Folsom (Part 2)

[YouTube Link] In this final installment of Javid‘s interview with author Tom Folsom who rose to fame thanks to his book on Nicki Barnes Mr. Untouchable we find out about his two other writing projects.  In his book The…

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Here Is The Artwork For Touré’s Book ‘I Would Die 4 U: Why Prince Became an Icon’

According To Amazon: Drawing on new research and enlivened by Touré’s unique pop-cultural fluency, I Would Die 4 U relies on surprising and in-depth interviews with Prince’s band members, former girlfriends, musicologists, and even Bible scholars to deconstruct the…

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