Caged Bird: Analysis Statement

Dedrick Conway
2 min readFeb 12, 2021

“Cage Bird” by Maya Angelou is a story depicting two different perspectives of two different birds. The first bird has a life of freedom whereas the second bird is caged and mistreated by an unspecified tyrant. In “Cage Bird” Angelou creates a powerful distinction that shows the historical context of racial discrimination, segregation, and inequality during the 1950s and 1960s and fought for the integration of all people. The poem is…

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Dedrick Conway

Dedrick C. is a serial entrepreneur, indie author, ghostwriter, and artist expressing his perspectives through evocative literary artistry. Top writer in Art!