Welcome to H-Kentucky

The goal of H-Kentucky is to create an online collaborative environment to facilitate communication and the exchange or scholarly and pedagogical ideas among teachers, researchers, scholars, advanced students, and related professionals (e.g. local historians, librarians, archivists, genealogists), all in an open, democratic, respectful and non-partisan manner. H-Kentucky especially welcomes those who are interested in Kentucky, as well as those in any history/humanities field who live and/or work in Kentucky. 

Recent Content

Exhibit focusing on Breonna Taylor, April 7-June 6, Speed Art Museum, free and open to the public

The Speed Art Museum will offer a new exhibit focusing on the life of Breonna Taylor, an African-American medical worker who was fatally shot in her home by white plainclothes officers of the Louisville Metro Police Department in March 2020. The exhibit will be open to all with free admission.
Promise, Witness, Remembrance
April 7 – June 6, 2021