In 1978, which American poet wrote, "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."
- A. Emily Dickinson
- B. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
- C. Maya Angelou
- D. Oscar Wilde
50% of players knew the correct answer: C., Maya Angelou
Born with the name Marguerite Annie Johnson, Maya Angelou was an American writer, singer, and civil rights activist. She's best known for her series of autobiographies, including I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings from 1969, which brought her international recognition.
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