J. Keith Motley writes: We were delighted to see your article featuring Pacey Foster’s efforts to preserve the history of Boston’s early hip-hop music evolution. Professor Foster is a “rap historian, author, and longtime friend of [legendary Boston hip-hop DJ Magnus] Johnstone,” as you correctly note, but he is also an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston, and the university is working with him to develop a permanent digital and physical archive for this collection.
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