Artist and Researcher

Media / Press

Media / Press

Maggie Menderski of the Courier Journal shadowed Project Uncaged for 3 months, and  wrote about it in this Sunday feature story .

Maggie Menderski of the Courier Journal shadowed Project Uncaged for 3 months, and wrote about it in this Sunday feature story.

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Tasha Golden + Michael Wilson Interview

Once You Had Hands is graced by stunning photos by renowned photographer Michael Wilson. He and Tasha spoke with Ron Esposito at WVXU about how the book came together.

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CityBeat + Poetry

CityBeat interviewed Tasha after Once You Had Hands was nominated for the 2016 Ohioana Book Award in Poetry.

WVXU OYHH+Ellery

WVXU, Poetry, & Ellery

Ellery stopped by WVXU's studios when Once You Had Hands came out, to talk about the new book, play some songs, and promote their book/music release show. You can hear the interview here.

Twice a week Tasha Golden walks through six secure doors to the classroom where she teaches poetry to the young women as part of their school day at Louisville Metro Youth Detention Services downtown...

They’re a group that often goes unseen and unheard in society, but Golden spends enough time behind the detention center’s doors to know these young women have plenty to say.

It’s her mission to help others hear them...
— Maggie Menderski, writing about "Project Uncaged" for The Courier Journal
The Associated Press picked up our  Courier Journal feature story , resulting in coverage across the United States, including the  U.S. News & World Report .

The Associated Press picked up our Courier Journal feature story, resulting in coverage across the United States, including the U.S. News & World Report.

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Talking with 93.9 "The Ville" about the "Voices of Change" writing contest, hosted by Sarabande Books and the UofL Youth Violence Prevention Research Center, and the resulting anthology: "The Almost Mothers of the Greater Louisville Metropolitan Area."

OLOS Review

Love for the new EP

The Daily Country had praise for Ellery's "Over Land Over Sea;" check out the full review here.

LEO Weekly  gave Ellery's " Do Your Worst " their vote for best local songs in June 2017.  Read their writeup here , and  give the album a listen here !

LEO Weekly gave Ellery's "Do Your Worst" their vote for best local songs in June 2017. Read their writeup here, and give the album a listen here!

Performing for  poet Hannah Drake’s  Healing+Arts performance at Louisville’s 2018 Festival of Faiths

Performing for poet Hannah Drake’s Healing+Arts performance at Louisville’s 2018 Festival of Faiths

MMusicWriteup

M Music & Musicians love

M gave Ellery some love for "This Isn't Over Yet."

LEO Weekly wrote about “One Day I’ll Rise”  — an unprecedented concert event in which high-profile KY artists performed poems written by girls in Louisville’s Youth Detention Services.

LEO Weekly wrote about “One Day I’ll Rise” — an unprecedented concert event in which high-profile KY artists performed poems written by girls in Louisville’s Youth Detention Services.

Louisville Magazine  wrote about Tasha's workshop in Louisville's Youth Detention Services  in July 2017, and shared 10 of their poems.   A workshop in partnership with Sarabande Writing Labs.

Louisville Magazine wrote about Tasha's workshop in Louisville's Youth Detention Services in July 2017, and shared 10 of their poems.
A workshop in partnership with Sarabande Writing Labs.

Louisville’s Fund for the Arts  wrote about my work  for their Artist Spotlight feature, October 2018.

Louisville’s Fund for the Arts wrote about my work for their Artist Spotlight feature, October 2018.

WFPL  wrote about our writing workshop  in Youth Detention Services.

WFPL wrote about our writing workshop in Youth Detention Services.

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New Hampshire Public Radio

NHPR interviewed Tasha in 2014 about her piece for Ploughshares -- and why Tasha had argued that idealizing childhood may be problematic. You can hear the interview here! (Scroll down to the segment.)

BustleShoutout

Bustle shout-out

Tasha's article for the Ethos Review got a shout-out in this Bustle Magazine article about sexism in country music.

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CityBeat + Ellery

CityBeat published a feature story about Ellery's previous record, produced by Grammy-winner Malcolm Burn.