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UK’s Crystal Wilkinson Finalist for 2022 NAACP Image Award

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Crystal Wilkinson, associate professor in the Department of English in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky, can add NAACP Image Award finalist to her expansive and impressive list of accolades. The Kentucky Poet Laureate’s book of poetry, “Perfect Black" (University Press of Kentucky), is nominated in the category of “Outstanding Literary Work – Poetry.”