Walker's Book On Medgar Evers Captures NAACP Nomination

Jan 10, 2014

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.

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The honors for Kentucky’s Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker continue to pour in. 

Walker’s book, “Turn Me Loose:  The Unghosting of Medgar Evers” has been nominated as an outstanding work of poetry in the 45th annual NAACP Image Awards.

The winners will be announced on, or before February 22nd.

A full list of nominees can be found here.