Marcia Ann Gillespie

MARCIA ANN GILLESPIE, a longtime friend of Dr. Angeloua (TM)s, was the editor in chief of Essence magazine from 1971 to 1980 and of Ms. magazine from 1993 to 2002. She lives in New York City and is currently working on her memoir. ROSA JOHNSON BUTLER is Dr. Angeloua (TM)s niece and archivist. She lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. RICHARD A. LONG has known Dr. Angelou for more than thirty years. He is the Atticus Haygood Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Emeritus, at Emory University...See more