Telling Kentucky's Story

Kentucky Reads

Kentucky Humanities announces Kentucky Reads — a statewide literacy initiative centered on Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the King’s Men by Kentucky native Robert Penn Warren

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Democracy & the Informed Citizen

Join us for these special Kentucky Reads: All the King's Men events.

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Bale Boone Symposium Brings Jon Meacham to Lexington

Pulitzer Prize-winning author will speak on the relevance of Robert Penn Warren’s work, from politics to race to regional culture and Warren’s impact on literature and American culture.

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THINK HUMANITIES - Podcast

Episode 54 - Blair Thomas Hess, Kentucky Author
Blair Thomas Hess joins host Bill Goodman to discuss all things Kentucky bourbon. Hess is an author of The State of Bourbon which showcases the region's first distilleries, local restaurants, hotels, parks, and adventures that every bourbon lover needs to experience. Her new book takes you across the state in a road trip style experience to explore the history and heritage of bourbon in Kentucky. More episodes

THINK HUMANITIES - Vlog

Episode 19 — Kentucky Humanities magazine

Kentucky Humanities has been Telling Kentucky's Story for more than 45 years. Through programs including Kentucky Chautauqua, Prime Time Family Reading Time, Kentucky Humanities magazine, Museum on Main Street, and the Kentucky Book Fair, we are sharing the humanities throughout the Commonwealth. One story at a time.

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