Past Events

***EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER***6th Annual Appalachian Research Community Symposium and Arts Showcase

Speaker/Presenter: Lisa Conley, Ph.D.
Location: William T. Young Library
Date(s)/Time(s):
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Tags: appalachian center, appalachia, graduate appalachian research community, arts, symposium



Emily Satterwhite: "Hillbilly Horror and Wrong Turn"

Speaker/Presenter:
Location: Young Library Auditorium
Date(s)/Time(s):
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm


SWAP Meeting with 2014 Brown Award Recipients

Speaker/Presenter: Lindsay Shade and Kathryn Engle
Location: UK Appalachian Center
Date(s)/Time(s):
Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Tags: appalachia, appalachian center, research



"Placing Modern Moonshine in America: Exploring Appalachia's Role"

Speaker/Presenter: Helen Rosko, MS Candidate, University of Tennessee--Knoxville, Dept. of Geography
Location: UK Appalachian Center
Date(s)/Time(s):
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Tags: appalachian center, appalachia



Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering

Speaker/Presenter: Various artists performing traditional mountain music
Location: Various including ArtsPlace, 161 North Mill Street, Lexington, KY, Al's Bar, Willy's Locally Known, and Windy Corner Market
Date(s)/Time(s):
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:30pm to Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 8:30pm

Tags: appalachia, appalachian center, music, mountains, tradition



SWAP Meeting with Iryna Galushchak: "Economic, Ecological and Cultural Influences on Regional Development in the Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains"

Speaker/Presenter: Iryna Galushchak
Location: UK Appalachian Center, 624 Maxwelton Court
Date(s)/Time(s):
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm


Stacy Takacs: "Genre and Jessica Lynch"

Speaker/Presenter:
Location: Young Library Auditorium
Date(s)/Time(s):
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Tags: gws, american studies, appalachian center, english, environmental and sustainable studies



Archaeology Roundtable: Undergraduate Student Presentations

Speaker/Presenter: S. Jamaldin; L Lansaw; D Reaux
Location: Lafferty Hall Rm. 108
Date(s)/Time(s):
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Archaeology Roundtable: Undergraduate Student Presentations

Speaker/Presenter: S. Jamaldin; L Lansaw; D Reaux
Location: Lafferty Hall Rm. 108
Date(s)/Time(s):
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Appalachian Forum and Film Screening and Discussion of Up the Ridge

Speaker/Presenter: Amelia Kirby, filmmaker and Appalachian Citizens Law Center and Melynda Price, UK Law Faculty and Director, African American & Africana Studies
Location: Kastle Hall, Room 213
Date(s)/Time(s):
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm


Book Launch: Kentucky's Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and Culture

Speaker/Presenter: Professor Emeritus John van Willigen
Location: Lafferty Hall Rm. 213
Date(s)/Time(s):
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 4:15pm to 5:45pm


Film Screening and Discussion with Fran Ansley

Speaker/Presenter: Fran Ansley
Location: Village Branch Public Library, 2185 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY
Date(s)/Time(s):
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm


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