Morehead State University’s Department of English and the Kentucky Folk Art Center (KFAC) have announced poet Dr. Jesse Graves is the recipient of the 2013 Thomas and Lillie D. Chaffin Award for Appalachian Writing.
A ceremony honoring Dr. Graves will be held at noon Friday, Oct. 4 at the Kentucky Folk Art Center.
The author will read from his work and the public is invited to attend this free event.
A question and answer session with the author will take place at Coffee Tree Books on Thursday, Oct. 3 at 2 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.