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  1. Inside Maximum Rocknroll: Punk magazine, radio show, record label, and vinyl archive since 1977

    I’m inside what looks like it could be a college library or a research institute. People sit quietly working at desks and tables, surrounded by shelves full of periodicals and rows of storage boxes that are neatly indexed by color and symbol. Lydia Athanasopoulou shows me around. She’s the senior content coordinator here — kind of like the head librarian…..

    —Huffduffed by smokler

  2. Maya Angelou’s Archives Go to Harlem’s Schomburg Center (WNYC 2010)

    On the path to greatness celebrated by icons from James Baldwin to Oprah, with Grammy’s, Presidential medals and 60 honorary degrees, Dr. Maya Angelou has amassed a body of work marked by some of the biggest historical moments of the 20th century. On Friday, Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture officially announced the acquisition of 343 boxes from Dr. Angelou’s archives. The boxes include handwritten notes for her autobiography "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," poems like "Still I Rise" and "Phenomenal Woman," and letters from many of her illustrious fans and contemporaries.

    —Huffduffed by smokler