Recent News from the University Press of Kentucky

  • “Groundbreaking for Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden Celebrates Unsung Hero of Kentucky Racing”
  • Finally, after many months and years of fundraising, the Isaac Burns Murphy Memorial Art Garden has broken ground on the East End of Lexington, KY. The Memorial Garden, long-planned as the downtown trailhead of the Legacy Trail which will extend some 12 miles to the Kentucky Horse Park, celebrates the achievements of jockey Isaac Burns Murphy […]

  • The Return of Your Favorite 4th of July Cocktail
  • It was such a hit last year, we wanted to make sure everyone had the recipe! Here’s wishing everyone a fun, safe, and happy 4th of July holiday! We’re celebrating with one of our new favorite cocktails concocted by Publicity and Direct Promotions Manager, Cameron. Enjoyed best with a sparkler in hand and fireworks overhead. […]

  • Don’t Miss Our Great #SHAFR Titles
  • If you’re at the SHAFR 2014 Annual Meeting this weekend, stop by our booth across from the Thoroughbred I meeting room behind the registration desk to check out and take home some of our great titles. We have new books from our Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace series, edited by George C. Herring, Andrew […]