From Louisville to Appalachia: Celebrating Our Common Heritage

Come celebrate Kentucky's African American heritage in Appalachia. Kentucky writers, musicians, and Eastern Kentuckians will share their work and personal stories in celebration of the unique natural beauty, ecological importance, and cultural heritage of Kentucky's Appalachian Mountains and mountain communities.  The evening lineup includes: musicians Randy Wilson, Sara Soltau, and Cynthia Fletcher; poets Amber Burns and Tarsha Semakula; speakers Cassia Herron and Matisa Wilbon; and long time KFTC and Eastern Kentucky Social Club members Benny Massey and Rutland Melton.

There is a $5 suggested donation. Cash bar and food available for purchase.

March 17, 2014 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Event Organizer: 
Alicia Hurle
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Event Venue: 
Hillbilly Tea
Event Location: 
120 S. 1st Street
Louisville, KY 40202
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