Saving Stories http://wuky.org en SAVING STORIES: A First Hand Account Of The D-Day Invasion http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-first-hand-account-d-day-invasion <p>To mark the 7oth Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion we hear from a Kentucky soldier who survived the bloody conflict. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Alan Lytle & Dr. Doug Boyd & Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History 49984 at http://wuky.org SAVING STORIES: A First Hand Account Of The D-Day Invasion SAVING STORIES: A Personal Window Into The Life Of A Special American Soldier http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-personal-window-life-special-american-soldier <p>Today's segment illustrates the power and reach of UK's Oral History collection to touch lives across the globe. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:45:00 +0000 Alan Lytle & Doug Boyd & Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History & UK Libraries & UK Public Relations & Whitney Hale 46733 at http://wuky.org SAVING STORIES: A Personal Window Into The Life Of A Special American Soldier SAVING STORIES: 1964 Civil Rights March On Frankfort http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-1964-civil-rights-march-frankfort <p>Hear two distinct memories of the March On Frankfort this week in a special segment of Saving Stories. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 13:40:00 +0000 Alan Lytle & Dr. Doug Boyd & Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History 45374 at http://wuky.org SAVING STORIES: 1964 Civil Rights March On Frankfort SAVING STORIES: A Window Into Lexington's Segregated Past http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-window-lexingtons-segregated-past <p>This week we take a look back at Douglass Park, Lexington's first park dedicated exclusively for African Americans. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:20:08 +0000 Alan Lytle & Dr. Doug Boyd & Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History 44767 at http://wuky.org SAVING STORIES: A Window Into Lexington's Segregated Past SAVING STORIES: Memories Of The Movement http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-memories-movement <p>In honor of Black History Month Saving Stories highlights student-led efforts to de-segregate lunch counters in Louisville. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 13:40:00 +0000 Alan Lytle & Dr. Doug Boyd 44403 at http://wuky.org SAVING STORIES: Memories Of The Movement WUKY Rocks Thanksgiving With Retrospective Series http://wuky.org/post/wuky-rocks-thanksgiving-retrospective-series <p>During the holidays, WUKY has a present for Rock &amp; Roots listeners. We'll be airing a series of special behind-the-music retrospectives on some WUKY favorites.</p><p>Check out the line up below.</p><p></p><p><strong>Thanksgiving Day, November 28: </strong></p><p>9am - Paul Simon</p><p>10am - Taj Mahal</p><p>11am - U2</p><p>Noon - The Band</p><p>1 pm - Buddy Guy</p><p>2pm - The Clash</p><p></p><p><strong>Friday, November 29: </strong></p><p>9am - Sting</p><p>10am - Santana</p><p>11am - Jack White</p><p>Noon - Bonnie Raitt</p><p>1pm - Rolling Stones</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 17:16:22 +0000 Mike Graves & Joe Conkwright 40922 at http://wuky.org WUKY Rocks Thanksgiving With Retrospective Series Saving Stories Commemorates Veterans' Day http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-commemorates-veterans-day <p>On this Veterans Day we present the story of one Kentucky soldier returning home after three tours of duty in Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 14:14:22 +0000 Alan Lytle & Dr. Doug Boyd 40345 at http://wuky.org Saving Stories Commemorates Veterans' Day Saving Stories Tackles Politics And Compromise With Wendell Ford http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-tackles-politics-and-compromise-wendell-ford <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - In this edition of Saving Stories hear how former Kentucky U-S Senator Wendell Ford navigated the choppy waters of Capitol Hill. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 12:40:00 +0000 Alan Lytle and Doug Boyd 38445 at http://wuky.org Saving Stories Tackles Politics And Compromise With Wendell Ford Saving Stories Moves Along The Kentucky Bourbon Trail http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-moves-along-kentucky-bourbon-trail <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Earlier this week the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries announced a partnership with the Kentucky Distillers Association to record the stories behind one of the state's signature industries.</p><p></p><p></p><p>In this episode of Saving Stories Center Director Dr. Doug Boyd talks about the project and plays clips from a recent interview with Heaven Hill Master Distillers Craig and Parker Beam.</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 12:40:00 +0000 Alan Lytle And Doug Boyd 37769 at http://wuky.org Saving Stories Moves Along The Kentucky Bourbon Trail Saving Stories Recalls UK's First Student Housing http://wuky.org/post/saving-stories-recalls-uks-first-student-housing <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- As the University of Kentucky takes its first step to modernize campus housing, Dr. Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries shares audio from a 1975 <a href="http://kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/17701">interview</a> with alum T.R. Bryant about the school's first dormitories.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 12:40:00 +0000 Doug Boyd And Alan Lytle 36654 at http://wuky.org Saving Stories Recalls UK's First Student Housing