Hillbilly Solid Kentucky author Silas House plays his favorite music, reads poems and excerpts, and interviews the people who are making a difference in Appalachia.
Hillbilly Solid

Hillbilly Solid

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Kentucky author Silas House plays his favorite music, reads poems and excerpts, and interviews the people who are making a difference in Appalachia.More from Hillbilly Solid »

Most Recent Episodes

Ada Limón (July 2018)

Silas talks with 2015 Finalist for the National Book Award, poet Ada Limón, about her much-anticipated new collection The Carrying . They'll talk about the creative process, dogs, and living in Lexington.

Wiley Cash (June 2018)

Wiley Cash in the New York Times best selling author of A Land More Kind Than Home , This Dark Road to Mercy , and his latest, The Last Ballad . Cash is a North Carolina native and current writer-in-residence at the University of North Carolina-Asheville. He, his wife and two daughters live in Wilmington North Carolina. The Last Ballad has just been issued in paperback. This interview will also be broadcast on 91.3 WUKY on Monday June 18th and Sunday June 24 th at 8 pm.

Joseph Crespino (May 2018)

Silas House speaks with Joseph Crespino, author of Atticus Finch: The Biography. This new book is an examination of one of the most beloved figures in literature, the father in Harper Lee's novels To Kill A Mockingbird and Go Set A Watchman. The complete program (with music) airs on WUKY 91.3 FM and WUKY.org on Memorial Day, May 28, 2018 at 8 PM ET.

Kevin Neal Gardner (April 2018)

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Erik Reece (August 2016)

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Lora Smith (June 2016)

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Erik Reece (October 2013)

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Aimee Zaring (January 2018)

Author Aimee Zaring discusses her recent book Flavors From Home which was recently reissued in paperback by University Press of Kentucky.

Savannah Sipple and Jay McCoy (January 2018)

Savannah Sipple and Jay McCoy are co-owners of Brier Books at 319 South Ashland Avenue in Lexington, KY.

Holly Gleason (October 2017)

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