2022-2023 Kentucky Great Writers Series Nominations

The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning is now accepting nominations for the 2022-2023 Kentucky Great Writers series, set to begin in fall 2022. The series features 12 authors who either live in Kentucky now or have lived here in the past and have one or more works of high literary quality.

Self-nominations are accepted. Authors are selected based on literary quality, not on the number of nominations received.  Incomplete nominations will not be considered. Submit your nomination using the online form below. Nomination deadline (extended!): May 31, 2022

Kentucky Great Writers Series Nominations
May 31st, 2022

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