DR. MAYA ANGELOU discussion luncheon for her new book ‘Mom & Me & Mom’, Café Carlyle, Rosewood Hotel, NY, April 1, 2013. Photograph by Lisa Pacino of Under The Duvet Productions, NY © All Rights Reserved. Dr. Maya Angelou told Lisa Pacino this photo was her favorite.
‘Mom & Me & Mom’ by Dr. Maya Angelou: For the first time she reveals the triumphs and struggles of being the daughter of Vivian Baxter who sent three year old Maya and her older brother away from their California home to live with their grandmother in Arkansas. In ‘Mom & Me & Mom’, Dr. Angelou dramatizes her years reconciling with the mother she preferred to simply call “Lady,” revealing the profound moments that shifted the balance of love and respect between them exploring the healing and love that evolved between the two women over the course of their lives. Book release date April 2, 2013.