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Gather Together in My Name

in: Memoirs

The memoir recounts the author's life from age 17 to 19, detailing her struggles as a young single mother navigating jobs, relationships, and identity during the late 1940s. It explores themes of resilience and transformation as she confronts racism, poverty, and her quest for independence.

Key points:

1. Resilience: Despite facing racism, single motherhood, and poverty, Angelou's resilience shines through.

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