10|16|14 - 'Bloody Breathitt' UPK's Most Decorated Book -

University Press of Kentucky author T.R.C. Hutton has been named recipient of a 2014 Kentucky History Award given by the Kentucky Historical Society and the 2014 Appalachian Writers Association’s Book of the Year Award for Nonfiction for his book "Bloody Breathitt: Politics and Violence in the Appalachian South."

10|09|14 - 'Appalachia in the Bluegrass' Presents Local Honeys, Ritchie Family -

From some Local Honeys to the beloved Ritchie family, the "Appalachia in the Bluegrass" concert series is sure to pack the Niles Gallery.

10|01|14 - We're All Friends Here -

A&S faculty are erasing the gap between the natural sciences and the social sciences and humanities.

09|30|14 - UK College of Arts and Sciences: 106 Years of Excellence -

More than an “s” has been added since the University of Kentucky College of Arts and Science was created in 1908 with only seven faculty members.

09|25|14 - 'Appalachia in the Bluegrass' Presents Affrilachia, Fiddle Concerts -

On Friday, Sept. 26, celebrated folk duo Sparky and Rhonda Rucker will perform. The next Friday, Oct. 2, Letcher County's only female fiddle duo, the SkiPdiPPerS, will appear.

10/23/14 SWAP Meeting with Domenica Farinella Please, join the UK Appalachian Center for a SWAP (Sharing Work on Appalachia... @ UK Appalachian Center
Domenica Farinella
10/27/14 "Perverse Subjects: Becoming Bodies of Literature in the Library" The second in the “Works in Progress Series” features Melissa Adler, Assistant... @ Bingham-Davis House, Gaines Center
Dr. Melissa Adler
10/29/14 Long Time Ago... A Performance by Crit Callebs Eastern Band Cherokee Storyteller   Crit Callebs (Eastern Band Cherokee descendant) is a traditional hunter, food... @ The Niles Gallery -- Lucille Fine Arts Library
Crit Callebs
11/01/14 Pickin' Time Mountain Music and Harvest Day Join the UK Appalachian Center at RCARS in Jackson, KY for our 2nd annual... @ RCARS (Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability), Jackson, KY
Various Workshop Leaders
11/05/14 Appalachian Forum with talk by Fran Ansley on Labor Organizing in Appalachia Please join the UK Appalachian Center at an Appalachian Forum with Dr. Fran... @ Niles Gallery
Dr. Francis Ansley
11/14/14 Book Launch: Kentucky's Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and Culture Food is a significant part of our daily lives and can be one of the most... @ Lafferty Hall Rm. 213
Professor Emeritus John van Willigen
11/18/14 Appalachian Forum and Film Screening and Discussion of Up the Ridge Please, join the UK Appalachian Center for an Appalachian Forum in our Speaker... @ Kastle Hall, Room 213
Amelia Kirby, filmmaker and Appalachian Citizens Law Center and Melynda Price, UK Law Faculty and Director, African American & Africana Studies
01/27/15 Stacy Takacs: "Genre and Jessica Lynch" American Studies scholar and author of Interrogating Popular Culture and ... @ Young Library Auditorium
02/24/15 Emily Satterwhite: "Hillbilly Horror and Wrong Turn" Appalachian Studies scholar and author of Dear Appalachia will speak on "... @ Young Library Auditorium
03/24/15 Film Screening: Goodbye Gauley Mountain The team of Stephens and Sprinkle screen their film Goodbye Gauley Mountain, in... @ Young Library Auditorium
Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle


03/31/14 - Website Documents Kentucky Coal Company Towns - A brand-new interactive website for the Coal Camp Documentary Project explores life in Kentucky's coal camps. - more...
04/08/14 - UK Event Celebrates Latin American Residents of Appalachia - A "¡Viva México!" event at the University of Kentucky will celebrate Latin - more...
12/08/11 - Appalachian Center Projects - The projects that the Appalachian Center has going on including the Post Office Project and the Coal Camps project. - more...
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