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Shelf Life

“Shelf Life” is a podcast from the Newberry Library about the humanities–and the humans behind them. Each episode features a new conversation with librarians, curators, and researchers about anything from the history of fake news to the secret lives of famous American authors.

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To Meme or Not To Meme

Book historian (and esteemed Twitter user) Sarah Werner discusses memes, reaction GIFs, and the promise and peril of being a library on social media.

[Intro music: “Two Types of Awakenings” by Nheap]

To Meme or Not To Meme by Shelf Life, from the Newberry Library

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