The fight over the power plant in Wise County represents a larger struggle to define progress and development...Shop the AppalStore » »
an old outcropping of coal in Wales // photo by Tom Hansell of the After Coal project; more at http://aftercoal.com In this edition of WMMT’s...
"Blair Mountain Fighting" by Charleston Gazette - http://www.wvculture.org/HiStory/labor/mwnews.html (originally published in the Charleston...
Conference to showcase local efforts to build diverse and sustainable economyThe Floyd County TimesA late afternoon convening in the Appalshop...
Appalshop's 28th annual community arts festival will be a very special celebration of June Appal Records' 40th Anniversary featuring music, crafts, dancing, the Whitesburg ArtWalk, shape note singing, film screenings, and more!
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Filmed ten years after the flood, Buffalo Creek Revisited looks at the second disaster on Buffalo Creek in which the survivors' efforts to rebuild the...Visit the channel page for more detail » »
This summer, Art of the Rural and Appalshop convened thirty-six community leaders in Whitesburg, Kentucky for the inaugural Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange. Sixteen matches of artists, organizers, chefs, farmers, musicians, filmmakers, archivists, cultural workers, politicians, and business owners came together from Whitesburg and Louisville. » »
On June 6th & 7th, 2014, Appalshop will host the 28th annual Seedtime on the Cumberland Festival, a celebration of traditional arts, mountain music & culture held every year in downtown Whitesburg, Kentucky. This year’s event is shaping up to be a jam-packed weekend, with a variety of musical performances, local food, arts & crafts vendors, literary readings, workshops, film screenings, jam sessions & kids’ activities, all happening over the course of the two-day festival! » »
Join Friends of Appalshop NYC & filmmaker Robert Salyer for this memorable event at Maysles Cinema in NYC. » »
On the 42nd anniversary of one of the worst disasters in our region's history, the West Virginia University College of Law will host the Buffalo Creek Symposium on February 25th & 26th, 2014. » »
Kentucky state leaders present Kentucky Arts Council grant to Whitesburg, KY based media arts organization Appalshop » »