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Monday 8/26/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyHigh Definition
#1651 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
ChurchillHigh Definition
#102 "The Lion's Roar" [TV-PG]
The years between 1929 and 1939 have become widely known as Winston Churchill's "Wilderness Years," when many dismissed him as a fanatic and a has-been. But the World War II years, from 1939 to 1945, became the most famous period in his amazing life, as he led Britain through its finest and its darkest hours and inspired the nation with speeches evoking all that was good about England. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYWatch Online!
#104 "Coal Black Voices"
The Affrilachian Poets, an ensemble of African-American and minority writers from Appalachia and the South, challenge the notions of an all-white region and culture and celebrate their African heritage and rural roots. Their work gives voice to the pleasures and power of family, land, good food, artistic community, music, and transformation. Watch Online
 

12:30 am Monday, August 26

KET
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#833 "Declan Coyle"
Bill speaks with Declan Coyle, one of Ireland's most experienced leadership training and development consultants. Coyle has worked with senior management teams worldwide at numerous companies such as Alltech and GlaxoSmithKline. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:00

KET
European JournalClosed Captioned
#3134 "Bargain Prices for Castles In Ireland" [TV-G]
KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!High Definition
#4323 "Silk" [TV-14]
Barrister Martha Costello is under pressure to win cases as she aspires to rise to the rank of Queen's Counsel, also known as "taking Silk." Her opposing counsel in a major case is Clive, a rival barrister in her chambers. Maxine Peake and Rupert Penry-Jones star. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Uncommon Vision: The Life and Times of John Howard GriffinHigh Definition
[TV-G]
John Howard Griffin is best known as the white man who in 1959 disguised himself as a black man and then traveled anonymously through the heart of Dixie. From his experiences he wrote Black Like Me. This film focuses on Griffin's social activism and examines how a spiritual commitment led him from a segregated childhood in Fort Worth to fighting with the French Underground, sustained him during ten years of blindness incurred by war injuries, and inspired him during a prolific creative life as a writer/photographer. A Morgan Atkinson production. [High-Definition]
 

1:30

KET
Scully/The World ShowClosed Captioned
#1618 [TV-G]
 

2:00

KET
Theater TalkClosed Captioned
#619 "A New Take On Cinderella" [TV-G]
A discussion about the Broadway musical, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella with two of its stars.
KETKY
GethsemaniClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-G]
Explores life at the Abbey of Gethsemani in Nelson County, one of the best-known monasteries in the world, showcasing its beauty and serenity while examining the struggles of those who live there. Produced and directed by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production, this program received a Gabriel Award from the Catholic Academy for Communications Arts Professionals.
 

2:30

KET
On StoryHigh Definition
#309 "Heroes and Anti-Heroes: Loving The Villain" [TV-G]
The voices behind The Devil Wears Prada, Bridesmaid, and Rachel Getting Married deliberate how the most impressionable characters - both good and evil - are compelling because of their flaws, complexities, and personal truths. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Life of MuhammadHigh Definition
#101 "The Seeker" [TV-PG]
Examine the world into which Muhammad was born, his marriage to Khadijah, and his first revelations. [High-Definition]
KET2
American MastersHigh Definition
#309 "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket" [TV-PG]
An in-depth portrait of James Baldwin, one of the great American authors of the 20th century. The program features interviews with family members, friends, and notable colleagues such as Maya Angelou, Toni Morrison, William Styron, Amiri Baraka, Richard Avedon, and Bobby Short. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas MertonClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
The remarkable life and lasting impact of Thomas Merton, one of the spiritual masters of the 20th century. Shot mainly at Merton's Kentucky home, the Abbey of Gethsemani, the program examines Merton's life in Kentucky, the transformations he experienced, and how his influence as a writer and social critic has continued since his death in 1968. Produced by Morgan Atkinson with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

4:00

KET
American MastersHigh Definition
#2301 "I.M. Pei: Building China Modern" [TV-G]
Follows noted architect I.M. Pei as he designs a modern museum to house the antiquities of Suzhou in his native China. [High-Definition]
KETKY
A Walk with Simon KentonKYWatch Online!
Clancy Brown hosts a walk in the footsteps of legendary frontiersman Simon Kenton, a key figure behind America's westward expansion and the settlement of Kentucky and Ohio. A 2000 KET production. Watch Online
 

4:30

KET2
The Mysterious Lost State of FranklinHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
In 1784 frontier settlers formed the State of Franklin out of the western portion of North Carolina, a pivotal yet oft-forgotten post-Revolutionary War rebellion and attempted secession. [High-Definition]
 

5:00

KET
GED Connection en EspanolClosed Captioned
#108 "Escritura: Usos de la gramática" [TV-G]
Reviews typical grammar and usage problems writers encounter.
KET2
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#911 [TV-PG]
What can a Club Continental business card tell us about California's prohibition-era underground? Then, did gangs use this shotgun in the Chicago St. Valentine's Day massacre that shocked the nation? And why is FDR on the guest list for a High Society Circus during the depths of the Depression. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Role of the Speaker of the House: A Tribute to Henry ClayKYHigh Definition
In celebration of Henry Clay week, Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky, serves as host of a moderated discussion with Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio), former speakers House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and J. Dennis Hastert, a Republican who quit Congress in 2007. They discuss their respective times in the position, how the role of speaker has changed and how it has stayed the same, and examples of finding beneficial compromise. Produced by Michael Breeding MEDIA. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

KET
Roadtrip NationHigh Definition
#903 "Philadelphia - Chicago" [TV-PG]
The team visits children's folk singer Ella Jenkins and Rosemarie Certo of Dock Street Brewing Co. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#201 "Tension Spots" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#217 "Clifford's Cookie Craving/Jetta's Friend" [TV-Y]
Mr. Bleakman leaves the giant cookie he baked for the Birdwell Fair unattended, and Clifford just can't resist the temptation to take a bite. When Jetta's pen pals come for a visit, nothing goes according to her carefully made plans—but she surprises herself by having fun anyway. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Dialogue on Public IssuesKYHigh Definition
#444 "Tony Young"
A discussion with Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young. [High-Definition]