Saturday, September 16, 2017

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.

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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