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Wendell Berry, NEH’s Jon Parrish Peede to speak at Kentucky Book Fair at noon on Saturday

Kentucky Humanities is pleased to welcome author Wendell Berry and NEH Chairman Jon Parrish Peede to the UK Main Stage at the Kentucky Book Fair on Saturday, November 17 at 12 noon. The Kentucky Book Fair will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park Alltech Arena.   Jon Parrish Peede was appointed Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities in 2017. His previous positions include Publisher of...

In Rare Form: Black Swan Books weathers changing landscape to celebrate 30 years

Black Swan Books owner Michael Courtney is celebrating the store’s 30th anniversary with a limited edition poem letter-pressed with handset type on handmade paper. (Photo by Alan Cornett)

EatKentucky: Six Kentucky-themed gifts sure to please that someone special this year

  By Alan Cornett Special to KyForward   Not sure what to buy for that special someone (who may or may not be you)? It’s EatKentucky to the rescue! Below are six gift ideas to help you out. Ho, ho, ho!   1) Mind of a Chef Season 3 DVD featuring Louisville’s Chef Edward Lee. Three of the episodes feature Kentucky. Food TV as it should be. (Find it on Amazon.com.)   2) The Farm,...