Thousands of news outlets covered the passing of beloved poet, author, actress, civil rights activist and professor Dr. Maya Angelou. Here are highlights featuring her close ties to the Wake Forest University community.
Maya Angleou dies at age 86 (Winston-Salem Journal)
Poet, writer Maya Angelou dead at 86 (Charlotte Observer)
Slideshow: Maya Angelou’s time at Wake Forest (Triad Business Journal)
Maya Angelou, Lyrical Witness of the Jim Crow South, Dies at 86 (New York Times)
Maya Angelou’s life in photos (The New Yorker)
Poet Maya Angelou dies at age 86 (USA Today)
Poynter’s selected compilation of newspaper front pages from May 29, 2014.