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Bishop Gene Robinson on Marriage Equality on the Daily Show

Lexington native, Bishop Gene Robinson, appeared on The Daily Show to discuss his new book, God Believes in Love: Straight Talk About Gay Marriage. Robinson, elected bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire in 2003, was the church’s first […]

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New Music from Paul K

BY KAKIE URCH After a long hiatus, Lexington singer/songwriter Paul K releases new music today, which he sampled/previewed on Friday night with a live in-studio set at WRFL, including

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New Books: Will Oldham on Bonnie Prince Billy

Will Oldham, best known as “Bonnie Prince Billy,” was in Lexington last month for a WMMT/Appalshop benefit at Cosmic Charlie's.  A few years ago, at Red Mile’s Round

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Lexington Legends Star in New Book, Bluegrass Baseball

BY BRIAN C. GARDNER The drive from Whitaker Bank ballpark, home of The Lexington Legends, to Yankee Stadium is 714 miles. But to a player toiling in Baseball’s minor

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Ed McClanahan Kickstarter Update: Write Home, Send Money. Deadline July 17

BY ED MCCLANAHAN DEAR McCLANAFANS:  WRITE HOME, SEND MONEY! First, now that I’ve got your attention, I need to thank all those  handsome men and beautiful women who have already

Arab and Jewish Women in Kentucky by Nora Rose Moosnick (University Press of Kentucky)

Nora Rose Moosnick tells the story behind new book, ‘Arab and Jewish Women in Kentucky’

This article also appears on page 4 of the July 12 print edition of Ace Weekly. Arab and Jewish Women in Kentucky The Story Behind ‘Stories of Accommodation and

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Hatfields and McCoys miniseries revives a University Press of Kentucky title

Sex and violence still sell, and with the popularity of the Hatfields and McCoys miniseries (13.9 million viewers watched the Memorial Day debut), University Press of Kentucky has

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Author Ed McClanahan’s new Kickstarter project

Kentucky author Ed McClanahan  (The Natural Man, Congress of Wonders, Famous People I Have Known, I Just Hitched In From the Coast) has a new project hitting Kickstarter

Nikky Finney wins National Book Award for Poetry

Lexington poet Nikky Finney wins the National Book Award for poetry in tonight's ceremony in New York City. Finney, an Affrilachian poet, teaches at the University of Kentucky. Her

Kentucky author George Ella Lyon in New York Times

Kentucky children's book author George Ella Lyon was recently featured in the New York Times Sunday Book Review in the article, Protest Songs for Young Dissenters. Her book,



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