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Coal Report for January 23, 2015

WV coal miner Tommy Davis, who lost 3 family members, including a son, in the Upper Big Branch disaster, speaks to the WV House of Delegates on a...

Rural Up! Code Academy ? Intro to Tech Careers

Rural Up! Code Academy introduces Appalachian youth to computer sciences & tech careers.

KY Artists & Groups Awarded $300000 In Grants - WTVQ

WTVQKY Artists & Groups Awarded $300000 In GrantsWTVQAppalshop (on behalf of Appalachian Media Institute), Whitesburg, $20,000: To support the...

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Mine War on Blackberry Creek (1986) - Web Stream

Mine War on Blackberry Creek reports on the long and bitter United Mine Workers of America strike in 1984 against A.T. Massey, America's fourth largest...

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Charlie Stamper Releases Debut Album at 84 on June Appal Recordings Icon

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? » »


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

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. » »


Appalshop Archive to show rare Civilian Conservation Corps film in Louisville Icon

Appalshop Archive to show rare Civilian Conservation Corps film in Louisville

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 12 noon to 1pm the Appalshop Archive will be at the Filson Historical Society's Oxmoor Farm to present a recently preserved film documenting the Civilian Conservation Corps in Pine Mountain State Park in 1938. » »


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Introducing the Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange

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. » »


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