Oprah Winfrey will me honoring the legacy of Dr. Maya Angelou on her network OWN on Sunday, June 1. Below is the schedule for the programs that Maya Angelou has appeared.
There will be discussion on Twitter during these programs. Join in with #HonoringMaya.
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Conversations with Dr. Maya Angelou
(5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET/PT)
Oprah has an intimate conversation with Dr. Maya Angelou about love, courage, and inspiration.
Super Soul Sunday: Oprah & Dr. Maya Angelou Part 1
(6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET/PT)
In part one of this special two-part event, Oprah sits down with her beloved mentor and internationally acclaimed author, Dr. Maya Angelou. Discussing her latest book Mom & Me & Mom, Dr. Angelou delves into one of the deepest personal stories of her life: her relationship with her mother, Vivian Baxter.
Super Soul Sunday: Oprah & Dr. Maya Angelou Part 2
(7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET/PT)
In part two of this special interview, the conversation continues with internationally acclaimed author Dr. Maya Angelou. Discussing her latest book, Mom & Me & Mom, Dr. Angelou reveals how her tough, but tender-hearted, mother transformed her life. Plus, she shares her insights on aging brilliantly and the liberating power of love.
Oprah Winfrey’s Legends Ball
(8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET/PT) *Cable Premiere
“Oprah Winfrey’s Legends Ball” was an historic celebration held by Oprah honoring twenty-five African-American women in art, entertainment and civil rights, including Dr. Maya Angelou, Aretha Franklin, Coretta Scott King, Gladys Knight, Patti LaBelle, Toni Morrison, Rosa Parks, and more.
Oprah’s Master Class: Dr. Maya Angelou
(9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET/PT)
Poet, author and legend Dr. Maya Angelou speaks about her creative process, the power of words, and how she overcame a traumatic childhood. Offering plentiful life lessons and abundant advice, this true “master” shares her greatest wisdom.
Oprah’s Master Class: Whoopi Goldberg
(10:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. ET/PT) *Episode premiere
Comedy legend Whoopi Goldberg, currently co-host and moderator on “The View,” gives us unprecedented insight into her most valuable life lessons yet. Goldberg, who is among the very few elite to have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award, talks candidly about her childhood and shares personal stories about her journey from being raised by a single mother in New York City as well as her iconic film roles as Celie in “The Color Purple” and as Oda Mae Brown in “Ghost.” Additionally she talks about how she learned to accept success in all of its forms, opening the door to opportunity.