The Oxford American’s 19th annual Southern Music issue celebrates the musical legacy of Kentucky.

Nov 17, 2017

Oxford American's Kentucky Music Issue Launch and Reading... Literary Event @ 21C Museum Hotel Nov. 29th

The Oxford American Magazine, VisitLEX, and WUKY are proud to present a launch celebration in honor of the Oxford American’s 2017 Kentucky Music Issue...

Wednesday, November 29th -  spoken word and music emceed by Jason Howard at 21c Museum Hotel - Lexington... Come by at 6:00 PM to mingle with writers, editors, and musicians featured in the issue. Literary readings and music begin at 7:00 PM and will last approximately 75-minutes. Food and drinks are available for purchase.

The event will be emceed by Jason Howard, and it will feature readers Leesa Cross-Smith, Erik Reece, Rebecca Gayle Howell, Zandria Robinson, Crystal Wilkinson, and Silas House, all sharing work that’s published in the Oxford American’s Kentucky Music Issue. Kentucky musicians Joan Shelley and Brett Ratliff will add musical punctuations to the evening.