Last week, Nelson Mandela passed away and yesterday a major celebration to remember the former South African president was held with many heads of state attending the ceremony. This video from the YouTube channel U.S. Department of State is a tribute poem read by Dr. Maya Angelou. This video message is delivered by Dr. Maya Angelou on behalf of the American people in memory of Nelson Mandela. Enjoy the video!
- His Day is Done – A Tribute Poem for Nelson Mandela by Dr. Maya Angelou (cadesertvoice.com)
- Maya Angelou Reads Tribute Poem For Nelson Mandela (VIDEO) (allhiphop.com)
- State Department releases Maya Angelou’s tribute to Nelson Mandela (video) (al.com)