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The James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters honors poet Maya Angelou, 1928-2014. Read more about Angelou's remarkable life and extraordinary work: NPR Obituary of Poet and Activist Maya Angelou.

Image: Maya Angelou with Langston Hughes, undated. From the Langston Hughes Papers (JWJ MSS 26)

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