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Maya angelou: and still i rise with co-director rita coburn whack march 24, 2016 – 7:00 pm lee auditorium, missouri history museum join us for a free screening presented by the washington university libraries, cinema st louis, and the missouri history museum as part of the henry hampton film series. You may write me down in history with your bitter, twisted lies, you may trod me in the very dirt but still, like dust, i'll rise does my sassiness upset you. Still i rise is one of maya angelou's best poems a defiant, hopeful and uplifting lyrical poem that stirs the heart, prepares the soul for struggle and gives food for thought. Still i rise by maya angelou you may write me down in history with your bitter twisted lies you may tread me in the very dirt but still like dust ill rise. Maya angelou film 23k likes maya angelou: and still i rise is the first documentary about dr maya angelou.