Black History Month http://wfpl.org en Kentucky's Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Ruling; Essay Explores James Baldwin's Paris http://wfpl.org/post/kentuckys-landmark-same-sex-marriage-ruling-essay-explores-james-baldwins-paris <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/135512366&amp;color=e92d07&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:32:28 +0000 Laura Ellis 8628 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky's Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Ruling; Essay Explores James Baldwin's Paris Strange Fruit: African-American Voices in Classical Music http://wfpl.org/post/strange-fruit-african-american-voices-classical-music <p><object height="81" width="100%"><param name="movie" value="https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/134092677&amp;color=951160&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;show_playcount=true&amp;show_comments=true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><embed allowscriptaccess="always" height="81" src="https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/134092677&amp;color=951160&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;show_playcount=true&amp;show_comments=true" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wi Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:13:40 +0000 Laura Ellis 8539 at http://wfpl.org Strange Fruit: African-American Voices in Classical Music Strange Fruit: The Story of African Americans in Appalachia; Black History Month Begins http://wfpl.org/post/strange-fruit-story-african-americans-appalachia-black-history-month-begins <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/132880151&amp;color=65d099&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe><br /><br />The seldom-told story of African Americans in Appalachia has been on our minds since a few weeks ago when <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/strange-fruit-poet-laureate-frank-x-walker-social-justice-through-poetry">we spoke to Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X Walker</a>, who coined the term 'Affrilachian.'&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 18:59:14 +0000 Laura Ellis 8457 at http://wfpl.org Strange Fruit: The Story of African Americans in Appalachia; Black History Month Begins Celebration Honors Hackett, Hudson as Black Leaders http://wfpl.org/post/celebration-honors-hackett-hudson-black-leaders <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">FRANKFORT— &nbsp;Kentucky legislators and community leaders on Wednesday honored an&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">athlete and an academic during the&nbsp;</span>10th<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;annual Black History Month Celebration at the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Capitol.</span></p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 21:56:45 +0000 Rae Hodge 3850 at http://wfpl.org Celebration Honors Hackett, Hudson as Black Leaders