September 15-16, 2017
Lexington, Kentucky

2017 Presenters

Camille Dungy


Camille T. Dungy is the author of four collections of poetry: Trophic Cascade (Wesleyan UP, 2017), Smith Blue (Southern Illinois UP, 2011), Suck on the Marrow (Red Hen Press, 2010), and What to Eat, What to Drink, What to Leave for Poison (Red Hen Press, 2006). Her debut... more

Melynda J. Price


Melynda J. Price is the Robert E. Harding, Jr. Associate Professor of Law and the Director of the African American and Africana Studies Program in the College of Arts and Sciences.
Professor Price is the author of ... more

Claire Vaye Watkins


Claire Vaye Watkins was born in Bishop, California, in 1984. She was raised in the Mojave Desert, in Tecopa, California, and across the state line in Pahrump, Nevada. She is the author of ... more