Interview with Kenneth Stanley

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 192
  • Date: 5/28/1980
  • Interviewer: Ellis, William E.
  • Interviewee: Stanley, Kenneth
  • Description: In this interview, Kenneth Stanley, Editor and Publisher of the Louisville Defender, discusses his personal background and how this paper is the only Black newspaper in the state. He also discusses his normal work week and the type of news printed.
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • Duration: 00:40:15
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Crystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding Source: Project funded and indexed by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Kenneth Stanley,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed October 27, 2021,