50th Annual Appalachian Festival

Two of our Urban Appalachian Leadership Project Participants will present their work at the Annual Appalachian Festival on Sunday, May 12th. Eliza Lehman and Lizzie Fahey have been working with mentor...

Young Leaders Reflect: ASA Conference

Following up with the recent Appalachian Studies Association Conference, two of our Urban Appalachian Leadership Project grant recipients shared their experiences. Michael Thompson and Jeni Hall are s...

Appalachian Women Poetry Open House

UACC core member Pauletta Hansel, Cincinnati’s first Poet Laureate and recent Weatherford Award winner, has a new book of poetry! Coal Town Photograph will have it’s official launch at a P...

TMU Words Celebration 2019

Steigerwald Hall, Thomas More University On Friday, April 12, 2019, join guest storyteller and wordsmith Omope Daboiku, awarded TMU writers/artists, and local authors in this year’s dynamic open mic...

Appalachian Reckoning Reading

UACC Core member Michael Maloney will be joined by friends Richard Hague and Dale Marie Prenatt at a reading April 7 at 6:00 pm at the Half Price Books on Beechmont Avenue. These three Cincinnati-are...

Express Appalachia Homecoming

Express Appalachia Homecoming Thomas More University Steigerwald Hall in the Saints Center  This one-of-a-kind performance and open mic event includes literature, music, dance and food in the spirit ...

Express Appalachia

You’re Invited! Read all about these wonderful student leaders and their recent performance below. We hope to see you tonight, Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 6:30pm! Earlier this month Urban Appalach...

42nd Annual Appalachian Studies Conference

AppalachA’ville March 14-17, 2019 UNC Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina The 42nd Annual ASA Conference will explore the theme “AppalachA’ville” by looking at the larger region of Appalachia...

915 Poetry Project 

The 915 Poetry Project takes place at 5 pm The Second Sunday of the month at 915 Pub & Grill 915 North Fort Thomas Avenue Fort Thomas, KY 41075 Bring something to read or just sit back and enjoy. ...

UACC Book Discussion

UACC Book Discussion 10:00am Saturday, March 9 Santa Maria Community Services 2312 Glenway Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45204 Book selection for this meeting: Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel Volume 21: Appalac...

27th Annual Caden Blincoe Outloud Festival

27th Annual  Caden Blincoe Outloud Festival Thomas More University Steigerwald Hall in the Saints Center This year marks a unique line-up of four poet laureates in a festive setting! On Sunday, Febru...

915 Poetry Project

The 915 Poetry Project takes place at 5 pm the Second Sunday of the month at 915 Pub & Grill. 915 North Fort Thomas Avenue Fort Thomas, KY 41075 Bring something to read or just sit back and enjoy...

Ringin’ In 2019 – CANCELLED

NOTE: UACC regrets the need to cancel Ringin’ In due to the winter storm forecast. = = = = = = Join us as we ring in the new year Appalachian style. Omope Carter Daboiku, emcee Musical guests: T...

915 Poetry Project

The 915 Poetry Project takes place at 5 pm The Second Sunday of the month at 915 Pub & Grill 915 North Fort Thomas Avenue Fort Thomas, KY 41075 Bring something to read or just sit back and enjoy. ...

UACC Book Discussion: Maggie Boylan / Dopesick

10:00 am – 12:00 pm Saturday, December 8th Santa Maria Community Services 2312 Glenway Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45204BOOKS WE WILL DISCUSS: Michael Henson – “Maggie Boylan” Beth Mac...

915 Poetry Project

The 915 Poetry Project takes place at 5 pm Usually the Second Sunday of the month at 915 Pub & Grill 915 North Fort Thomas Avenue Fort Thomas, KY 41075 Bring something to read or just sit back and...

Feist Tea Honoring Mike Maloney and others

Feist-Tea Hosted by Woman’s City Club of Greater Cincinnati Congratulations to UACC’s Michael Maloney who is being honored by the Woman’s City Club! This event will take place Sunda...