Category: Kentucky

Nikky Finney About Mountains – Kentucky Mountain Dreams

When speaking of the greatness of Kentucky writing I often hear people say, “must be something in the water!” I don’t think so. I think it’s in great part due to the mountains that rise and stretch out all around our homes and farms. Our greatness as writers has to do with the land. Our […]

Black Mountain Story Part 1 – Kentucky Mountain Dreams

Black Mountain was produced by Appalshop’s Community Media Initiative in 1998 in response to a group of Harlan Co. Kentucky residents who were organizing against a mountaintop removal permit for the tallest mountain in the state. The video was screened across the state in homes, churches, and college campuses. Produced by Greg Howard, Tom […] […]

THE ELK – Kentucky Mountain Dreams

Recorded in the mountains of Kentucky. This Bull Elk was a brute! He wasn’t afraid and watched us as much as we watched him. He was the king there. […] This post THE ELK appeared first at Kentucky Mountain Dreams Read the rest of “THE ELK” at Kentucky Mountain Dreams