National Book Award

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7:18 am
Wed January 9, 2013

Nikky Finney Says Goodbye to the Bluegrass State

Credit english.as.uky.edu

National Book Award winner and University of Kentucky professor Nikky Finney has announced she plans to leave the commonwealth for her native South Carolina. The author of “Head Off & Split,” “The World is Round,” “Rice,” and “On Wings Made of Gauze” says she will take a teaching position at the University of South Carolina while caring for her aging parents.

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