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p-1594-Summer10-015small.jpg"At Appalshop the 1960s never died. They just grew up." - Pat Aufderheide With more than 40 years under...

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Mountain News & World Report: The 2015 SOAR Summit; NEA Chairman Jane Chu; Remembering Guy Carawan

the 2015 SOAR Strategy Summit in Pikeville, Ky. // blurry photo taken by Parker Hobson In the latest edition of WMMT’s Mountain News &...

Are We SOAR-ing Yet?

Second SOAR Summit gets mixed reviews, calls for more youth participation.

Coal Report for May 22, 2015

Fishpond Lake in Letcher County, Ky. Local officials decided not to hear a proposal by TECO Coal to strip-mine near the lake // photo via...

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A Tour of Creech Orchard, Black Mountain, KY

Terry Creech is a rare breed -- a second generation commercial apple grower in Harlan County, KY....

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BETSY! The Puerto Rican - Appalachian Musical Premiers Off-Broadway April 9th - 26th Icon

BETSY! The Puerto Rican - Appalachian Musical Premiers Off-Broadway April 9th - 26th

BETSY!, the collaborative play from Roadside Theater: Art in a Democracy and Pregones Theater, premieres Off-Broadway this Thursday, April 9th at the Puerto Rican Traveling Theater, West 47th Street, Manhattan, where it will be running through April 26th. » »


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Roadside & Pregones Theater host "Let's Talk About Betsy" live interactive webinar on Thurs. Feb 12th

Join the artists of Roadside Theater and Pregones/PRTT to talk about the creation and newest incarnation of our intercultural musical BETSY! premiering Off-Broadway this April. » »


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Charlie Stamper Releases Debut Album at 84 on June Appal Recordings

Charlie Stamper’s Glory to the Meeting House consists of the first recordings ever released by this master Kentucky musician, brother to Bluegrass Hall of Famer Art Stamper, and at 84 years young as spry a fiddle player as Knott County has ever produced. This album features 29 tracks of solo fiddle, mouth bow, and string band music, representing the finest in the East Kentucky fiddle tradition. » »


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Can Lessons from Wales Spark Community Development Ideas Here?

As eastern Kentucky works to diversify its local economy, which policies help build sustainable communities?  Can we learn from the experiences of other coal mining regions? » »


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Anne Braden: Southern Patriot Screening at UK on Oct. 2nd

Please join us at 7:30 pm Oct. 2 for a screening of Anne Braden: Southern Patriot followed by a discussion with filmmaker Mimi Pickering about the film and civil rights organizing in Appalachia and beyond. » »


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