Dr. Maya Angelou wrote her new book, Mom & Me & Mom, to better understand the life of her mother, Vivian Baxter. Dr. Angelou lived with Vivian until she was 7 and resumed living with Vivian when she was 13. Though Dr. Angelou says Vivian was a “terrible” mother for young children, she was a “fantastic” mother for young adults. When Dr. Angelou was 22 years old, Vivian told her something that changed her life forever. Watch to find out what it was.
Oprah sits down with her beloved mentor, 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. Tune in Sunday at 11 a.m. ET/PT only on OWN.