Frank X. Walker http://wuky.org en Ky. Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker Wins NAACP Image Award http://wuky.org/post/ky-poet-laureate-frank-x-walker-wins-naacp-image-award <p>Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker has won an NAACP Image Award. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 22:34:50 +0000 WUKY Staff 44998 at http://wuky.org Ky. Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker Wins NAACP Image Award Walker's Book On Medgar Evers Captures NAACP Nomination http://wuky.org/post/walkers-book-medgar-evers-captures-naacp-nomination <p>Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker's book on Civil Rights activist Medgar Evers has been nominated as an outstanding literary work by the NAACP. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 16:13:33 +0000 WUKY Staff 43018 at http://wuky.org Walker's Book On Medgar Evers Captures NAACP Nomination Lexington's Carnegie Center Turning 21 In Style http://wuky.org/post/lexingtons-carnegie-center-turning-21-style <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Lexington's Carnegie Center marks its 21<sup>st</sup> anniversary this evening with a neighborhood celebration.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Known for promoting literacy, the center will receive a tribute from the city’s Holler Poets, including Affralachian scholar Frank X Walker.&nbsp; He says that Carnegie has had a significant influence on Kentucky’s writers as a whole.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:55:23 +0000 Chase Cavanaugh 37528 at http://wuky.org Lexington's Carnegie Center Turning 21 In Style