BEREA, Ky. (WKYT) - A central Kentucky college announced today a new director of the Appalachian Center will be replacing a well known, award winning Kentucky author.
Chris Green has been named the new director of the Loyal Jones Appalachian Center at Berea College.
The college's website reports he replaces award-winning author Silas House.
House returns to his position as NEH chair in appalachian studies after serving as interim director of the center.
Green is the sixth director of the Appalachian Center.