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Wednesday 8/28/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#106 "Writing Style and Word Choice" [TV-G]
Purpose and audience affect how authors compose various kinds of written pieces.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2977 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
The SpiritualsClosed CaptionedKY
[TV-PG]
Slaves created the spiritual, a musical form built on African roots and biblical texts, for deliverance and for communication. The American Spiritual Ensemble, founded by University of Kentucky professor Everett McCorvey, honors the painful history of this American art form while introducing its message of hope to contemporary audiences around the world. Produced by Eren McGinnis and Ari Palos with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, August 28

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1007
The largest indoor farm machinery show in the country; Valkyre Stud horse farm; Skipping Boat School; and Scott Travis, Kentucky Farm Bureau's Farmer of the Year are featured. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2976 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
A Tribute and a Toast to OperaKY
University of Kentucky opera students salute the best of opera with performances of a wide array of pieces from time-honored composers. Recorded before a live audience at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts, the production also features the UK Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor John Nardolillo. Dr. Everett McCorvey, director of the UK Opera Theatre, provides introductions and explanations of the selections. The program also includes behind-the-scenes looks at preparations for the gala from both the conductor's and the director's perspectives. A 2005 KET production.
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19177 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
In Performance at the White HouseHigh Definition
#1602 "A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement" [TV-PG]
President and Mrs. Obama host a concert in the White House East Room in honor of Black History Month. Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, Seal, Smokey Robinson, and the Blind Boys of Alabama perform. [High-Definition]
 

2:00

KET
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2035 "War On Drugs"
Bill and his guests discuss the war on drugs. Scheduled guests: Secretary J. Michael Brown of the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; Matthew Leveridge, commonwealth's attorney for Russell and Wayne counties and immediate past president of the Kentucky Commonwealth's Attorneys Association; Cherie Dawson-Edwards, justice administration professor at the University of Louisville and immediate past president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky; and Ray Larson, commonwealth's attorney for Fayette County. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
The MarchHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, this new program looks at the day in 1963 where Martin Luther King made his famous "I Have a Dream" speech and the march almost didn't happen. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Infamous EphraimKYHigh Definition
Filmed at Danville's Pioneer Playhouse, this documentary looks at the life of Dr. Ephraim McDowell, who performed the first abdominal surgery in 1809. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Life of MuhammadHigh Definition
#103 "The Holy Peace" [TV-PG]
Omaar investigates key events during the later part of Muhammad's life, including the introduction of the moral code known as Shari'a and the concept of jihad. [High-Definition]
KET2
Independent LensKYHigh Definition
#1408 "The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights" [TV-PG]
Whitney M. Young Jr. was one of the most celebrated and controversial leaders of the civil rights era. This documentary follows his journey from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
The World of StonehengeHigh Definition
#102 "Age of Bronze"
Metal comes to Britain from Europe, and soon wealth, imports, and exports create new social forces. The first swords appear, and warriors challenge the shaman class. After thousands of years, Stonehenge is abandoned. [High-Definition]
KET2
POVHigh Definition
#2608 "5 Broken Cameras" [TV-14]
A deeply personal first-hand account of life and nonviolent resistance in Bil'in, a West Bank village where Israel is building a security fence. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#102 "Francis and Louise Hutchins" [TV-G]
Berea College's fifth president, Francis Hutchins, and his wife, Louise, were both advocates for international education. Berea's Center for International Education is named for them. A 1976 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3209 "Raising Panel-Zona" [TV-G]
Roy Underhill uses both complex planes and tricks with basic tools to raise the classic panel. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2035 "War On Drugs"
Bill and his guests discuss the war on drugs. Scheduled guests: Secretary J. Michael Brown of the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; Matthew Leveridge, commonwealth's attorney for Russell and Wayne counties and immediate past president of the Kentucky Commonwealth's Attorneys Association; Cherie Dawson-Edwards, justice administration professor at the University of Louisville and immediate past president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky; and Ray Larson, commonwealth's attorney for Fayette County. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#802 "Modern Cancer Care"
Dr. Alfonso Cervera discusses modern cancer care. Watch Online
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]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#203 "Get a Head Start" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#219 "Flood of Imagination/Lights Out" [TV-Y]
On a rainy day when Cleo is going crazy with boredom, Clifford comes to her rescue with an exciting action-adventure story. Then a power failure threatens to paralyze Birdwell Island, and Clifford and Mr. Bleakman save the day. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Leadership LandscapeKY
#204 "Georgia Davis Powers"
A discussion with civil rights advocate and former Kentucky State Senator Georgia Davis Powers.