frank x walker Miss Kentucky Writers Day In Frankfort? Hear It Here By Josh James • Apr 28, 2014 Members of the Kentucky Arts Council celebrated Kentucky Writers Day last Thursday in the Capitol Rotunda. Frank X Walker Book Makes Slate Top Ten List By Josh James • Dec 13, 2013 louisvilleliteraryarts.org A book by UK English professor Frank X Walker has been selected as one of the top 10 poetry collections of 2013 by Slate Magazine. Frank X Walker By Tom Godell • Apr 16, 2013 www.ungthesteeple.com LEXINGTON, Ky. - A conversation with Kentucky’s new Poet Laureate, Frank X Walker. Frank X Walker Named Kentucky's First African-American Poet Laureate By Josh James • Feb 14, 2013 www.ungthesteeple.com LEXINGTON, Ky. - Lexington author and University of Kentucky professor Frank X Walker will become Kentucky’s next poet laureate. The Danville native will be formally inducted on Kentucky Writers’ Day April 24th. National Poetry Month By Josh James • Apr 2, 2012 uky.edu We celebrate National Poetry month via a conversation and poetry reading by two students of Frank X Walker, Hope Johnson and Emily Strange.