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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 generously  contributed to our McClanamania Kickstarter project, and to assure  […]

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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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Lexington’s Wild Fig Bookstore Celebrates One Year Anniversary

This weekend, Crystal Wilkinson and Ronald Davis celebrate the one year anniversary of opening The Wild Fig bookstore in Lexington's Meadowthorpe neighborhood, just west of downtown on Leestown

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Oxford American Magazine receives $290,000 grant from ArtPlace

BY RL REEVES, JR Big news coming out of Little Rock, Arkansas. Oxford American, the bible of Deep South culture, just received a mammoth grant from ArtPlace. They’re spending

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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,

Kentucky poet Nikky Finney Finalist for National Book Award, Poetry

University of Kentucky student multimedia site Bluecoast Live reports that Affrilachian poet Nikky Finney is a finalist for the National Book Award for poetry.A professor at UK, Finney

Ed McClanahan Reader hits shelves

This article appears on page 6 of the October 13 print edition of Ace.  It is the author's narrative behind-the-scenes of his new book. photo by Ace: the Author



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