The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia
The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia will provide a comprehensive volume of research on the black experience in the Commonwealth. It will include entries on the individuals, events, places, organizations, movements, and institutions which have shaped the state's history since its origins. It will also include topical essays on slavery, education, women, religion, sports, business, and civil rights. A first of its kind, The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia will serve as a major reference for students, teachers, researchers, and anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of Kentucky and the South.