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Maya Angelou's memorial service to be live-streamed
Maya Angelou's memorial service to be live-streamed

Seating will be limited for Maya Angelou’s private memorial service at the campus of Wake Forest University on Saturday, officials said. But in another sense, the entire world has been invited — the proceedings will be live-streamed, the North Carolina university announced this week. Angelou, the author of “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” and many other works, died last week at the age of 86. She taught at Wake Forest for more than three decades. The Angelou family has organized a closed service in the campus’ Wait Chapel, to be attended only by family and friends. But the live-stream coverage will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday on the university’s website....

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