This blog accompanies the Introduction to African-American Studies course at The University of Kentucky. The course is an interdisciplinary course, which establishes the intellectual context for an examination of the African-American experience; it introduces students to the various approaches scholars use to analyze that experience.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
Poet Nikky Finney 2011 National Book Award Winner
Greetings, AAS 200. In 2011, former University of Kentucky Professor and Poet, Nikky Finney won the National Book Award for Poetry. The title of her award winning book is Head Off & Split. We will discuss Professor Finney's speech in class.
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