Friday, September 16, 2016

Birth Dates of Notable Kentuckians: September 16, 1949 - Gray Zeitz


















From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (accessed on September 2, 2015)

Gray Zeitz (born 1949 or 1950)[1] is an American publisher, known for founding the Larkspur Press.[2]

His interest in printing started while he was studying at the University of Kentucky,[3] and in 2013 the University held an event to celebrate his 40 years of work with the Larkspur Press.[1]

In 2002 he won the Artist Award of the Kentucky Governor's Awards in the arts.[4]

Early life
Zeitz was born in Mobile, Alabama and raised in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

References
1. Eblen, Tom (4 June 2014). "Larkspur Press founder honored for 40 years of service". Lexington Herald-Leader. Retrieved 23 April 2015.
2. Brooks, Alex (September 2009). "One for the books" (PDF). Southsider Magazine. Retrieved 23 April 2015.
3. "Small-Press Owner Gray Zeitz". Kentuckians in Visual Arts. Kentucky Educational Television. Retrieved 23 April 2015.
4. "Artist Award: Gray Zeitz" (PDF). Retrieved 23 April 2015.

External links
Larkspur Press website

Selected Sources from UK Libraries:

Zeitz, Gray. Finger Ridge. Monterey, Ky.: Larkspur, 1977. Print.
PS3576.E38 F50, Young Library - 5th Floor

Merton, Dave, Thomas Zeitz, Gray. Smith, Dave. Edmonson, Jeff. Daggy, Zeitz, Gray, Smith, Dave, Edmonson, Jeff, Daggy, Robert E, and Larkspur Press. Encounter : Thomas Merton & D. T. Suzuki. Monterey, Ky.: Larkspur, 1988. Print.
BX4705 .D360 1988a, Special Collections Research Center

Zeitz, Gray., Carolyn. Whitesel, and Larkspur Press. No Time Lost in Whetting : Poems. Monterey, Ky.: Larkspur, 1999. Print.
PS3576.E39 N68 1999, Special Collections Research Center

Hall, James Baker, Leslie. Shane, Gray. Zeitz, and Larkspur Press. Firesticks : A Portfolio of Photographs & Broadsides. Monterey, Ky.: Larkspur, 2008. Print.
PS3558.A368 F57 2008, Special Collections Research Center

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