Black Excellence no doubt has transformed our world in countless ways, whether in science, engineering, medicine, or the arts, black brilliance has time and again shone through, putting black creatives and talents on the world scene.
Duchess International Magazine is ever committed to black empowerment and blowing the trumpet of black success, inspiring and showcasing her own and just like always, on our special monthly feature, this month of April, we bring you two inspiring personalities whose immeasurable influence has touched lives in numerous ways.
Firstly we look at the legendary author, poet, and activist Maya Angelou!
Revered as one of life’s most influential literary voices, Maya Angelou’s far-reaching influence transcends various fields. With poise, wit, fierceness, and wisdom all unfolded in unapologetic blackness, the icon and activist who battled the odds of racism and sexism, through her inspiring works and unrelenting spirit, speaking to all, and touching lives forever, carved her name in world history time and again, leaving an incredible legacy.
Dive in as we celebrate significant moments in the life and times of the history maker whose gift will forever remain in our hearts! Rest on Queen.