Video Archive: Season 11
Renee discusses the the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a wide-ranging civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on disability.. Guests are fashion designer Heidi McKenzie, who was Ms. Wheelchair Kentucky 2012, Kathy Sheppard-Jones from the University of Kentucky, and Chastity Ross with the Commonwealth Council for Developmental Disabilities.
Watch Preview: Designer and activist Heidi McKenzie talks about her clothing line designed especially for persons with disabilities.
Premiered: Tuesday, September 8 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Emmanuel Caulk, the new superintendent of Fayette County Public Schools, is the guest.
Premiered: Thursday, September 17 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
Renee's guest is Gerald Smith, an author and history professor at the University of Kentucky and co-editor of The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia. Contributions of more than 150 writers chronicle the black experience in the commonwealth in the encyclopedia, scheduled to be published Aug. 28, 2015, by the University Press of Kentucky.
Premiered: Friday, September 18 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Mnth and we will talk with survivors and parents about their experiences and the research on the rare maladies striking youth.
Premiered: Tuesday, September 29 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Kellie Blair Hardt, one of the nation's top educators, overcame homelessness, an absent mother, an alcoholic father, and school expulsion to earn her GED. But she didnít stop there. Hardt is going from a GED to Ph.D. Learn about her inspiring story, which was also featured in KETís series Dropping Back In.
Premiered: Sunday, October 4 at 1:30/12:30 pm CT on KET
Jacinda Townsend, a native of south-central Kentucky, is the author of Saint Monkey (Norton, 2014), a coming-of-age novel set in 1950s Eastern Kentucky. It won the James Fenimore Cooper Prize for historical fiction.
Premiered: Sunday, October 11 at 1:30/12:30 pm CT on KET
Renee speaks with Dorothy Gilliam, the first female African-American reporter and columnist for the Washington Post, who retired in 2003 after a 35-year career with the newspaper.
Premiered: Friday, October 30 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
Allison Joseph is the author of six poetry books. She teaches at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois, where she helped found Crab Orchard Review, a literary journal, and the Young Writers Workshop, a co-ed residential summer program for teen writers.
Premiered: Wednesday, November 11 at 6:30/5:30 pm CT on KETKY
Ari Berman, a contributing writer for the Nation magazine and an investigative journalism fellow at The Nation Institute, is the author of Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America.
Premiered: Friday, November 13 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
Clark Janell Davis of Lexington, a sophomore at the University of Kentucky majoring in vocal performance, was crowned Miss Kentucky on July 4, 2015. She talks about music and her efforts to raise awareness of dyslexia.
Premiered: Wednesday, November 25 at 6:30/5:30 pm CT on KETKY