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6 edition of The Kentucky Anthology found in the catalog.

The Kentucky Anthology

Two Hundred Years of Writing in the Bluegrass State

by Wade H. Hall

  • 99 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • American - General,
  • Kentucky,
  • American literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages880
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8022559M
    ISBN 100813123763
    ISBN 109780813123769

      Kentucky authors, book reviews and more. My Old Kentucky Road. The tome Kentucky’s Frontier Highway: Historical Landscapes Along the Maysville Road is a well-researched, readable, mile-by-mile history of one of the most important pioneer routes into Kentucky’s Bluegrass region. Buy Home and Beyond: An Anthology of Kentucky Short Stories by Morris Allen Grubbs (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

    In The Kentucky Anthology, acclaimed author and literary historian Wade Hall has assembled an unprecedented and comprehensive compilation of writings pertaining to Kentucky and its land, people, and culture. Hall’s introductions to each author frame both popular and lesser-known selections in a historical context. Full text of "All that's Kentucky; an anthology" See other formats.

    Author of The Anthology. Passing for Black: The Life and Careers of Mae Street Kidd (/p.) A Song in Native Pastures: Randy Atcher's Life in Country Music (/p.) Chris Holbrook () Historic and fiction writer from eastern Kentucky. Hell and Ohio: Stories of Southern Appalachia (/p.) Upheaval: Stories (/p.). The Fireside Book of Horse Racing, edited by David F. Woods () This anthology seems not very well known but is one I treasure having found a copy in a Central Kentucky antique shop some years ago.


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Wade Hall is professor of English at Bellarmine College. He is the editor of the Kentucky Poetry Review and has written extensively on southern literature and history. Inthe Kentucky Arts Council published Five Kentucky Poets Laureate: An Anthology, a collection of poetry and prose by the commonwealth's poets anthology includes the writings of Richard Taylor (Kentucky Poet Laureate ), James Baker Hall (), Joe Survant (), Sena Jeter Naslund (), and Jane Gentry (), and was edited by Jane Gentry.

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Five Kentucky Poets Laureate: An Anthology was published by the Kentucky Arts Council (an agency in the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet) and is made possible through funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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