Must Watch: Dave Chappelle And Maya Angelou Exchange Words Of Wisdom In ‘Iconoclasts’

Since Maya Angelou’s passing last week, there has been an outpouring of affection from family, peers and admirers of the reknowned author and poet the world over.

A clip from 2006 has surfaced of comedian Dave Chappelle sitting with Dr. Angelou for the Sundance documentary series Iconoclasts, proving that words have always been her expertise. Around that time, he had quit Chappelle’s Show and tells Angelou the reason for his departure, saying, “The communication between me and my audience became very superficial”.

Relive the impassioned conversation, thanks to Reddit, below.