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Kentucky Muse - Kirby Gann

Some artists use a brush to paint pictures, Kirby Gann uses words. Gann is author of The Barbarian Parade: Or, the Pursuit of the Un-American Dream (2003) and Our Napoleon in Rags (2005).

Kirby Gannís work gained national attention in the early 2000s, and his voice continues to help shape the contemporary novel. See how the Louisville writer lives and works in this Louisville Life segment.

Kirby Gannís interview is an excerpt from the Kentucky Muse documentary Kentucky Muse celebrates the world of creative output and spirit found within the Bluegrass state.

Program 217
Louisville Life goes behind-the-scenes of Kentucky Author Forum during Tom Brokaw's visit, details Louisville's Catholic connections, and meets Louisville novelist Kirby Gann. Denise Vasquez Troutman, president and CEO of The Center for Women and families, is our guest. (#217)