Upcoming One To One Programs
Listings include all KET Channels: KET1, KET2, KETKY, KETED
John Nash, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Educational Leadership Studies at the University of Kentucky, and filmmaker Ralph King discuss the PBS documentary Extreme By Design.
- Sunday, December 8 at 9:30/8:30 am CT on KETKY
- Sunday night, December 8 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
- Tuesday, December 10 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
- Wednesday, December 11 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
- Thursday, December 12 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
- Thursday, December 12 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
First, Angene and Jack Wilson discuss their new book on Kentucky volunteers in the Peace Corps. Then, renowned Appalachian scholar Loyal Jones is interviewed about his life and mountain culture.
- Tuesday, December 10 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Bill's guest is Kentucky native David Boaz, executive vice president of the Cato Institute, a public policy research organization "dedicated to the principles of individual liberty, limited government, free markets, and peace." A staunch Libertarian, Boaz discusses the 2010 mid-term elections and his predictions for what will happen in Washington this year. A 2011 KET production.
- Wednesday, December 11 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Former University of Kentucky basketball player Mark Krebs discusses his book, Beyond A Dream: A Mother's Courage, A Son's Determination, about his mother's battle with cancer.
- Thursday, December 12 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Former Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson talks about his new position as director of the Institute of Politics at Harvard University. He also discusses the political climate in Kentucky and the 2011 gubernatorial race.
- Friday, December 13 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Governor Steve Beshear discusses the upcoming year, the General Assembly, and the success of kynect, the web-based system allows Kentucky individuals and small businesses to compare and shop for health insurance.
- Sunday, December 15 at 9:30/8:30 am CT on KETKY
- Sunday, December 15 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET
- Sunday night, December 15 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
- Tuesday, December 17 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
- Wednesday, December 18 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
- Thursday, December 19 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
- Thursday, December 19 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Colonoscopies can prevent cancer, according to Dr. Whitney Jones, founder of the Colon Cancer Prevention Project. He and Crit Luallen, state auditor and a survivor of colon cancer, discuss efforts to get more people screened.
- Monday, December 16 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Keeneland's spring race meet, scheduled April 8-29, kicks off the historic racetrack's 75th anniversary celebration this year. Nick Nicholson, president and chief executive officer of Keeneland, gives a preview of upcoming events.
- Tuesday, December 17 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Novelist Andre Dubus III discusses his soul-baring memoir, Townie (2011), which tells the story of his turn to violence as a teenager after his parents' divorce and how he saved himself by becoming a writer. The son of the eminent short-story writer Andre Dubus, he describes life with his mother and siblings in a crime-ridden Massachusetts mill town, his struggle with bullies, and his relationship with his father.
- Wednesday, December 18 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Jim Leach, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, is the guest. He was scheduled to be in Lexington to lecture at the University of Kentucky on the topic of civility in public discourse. Leach, who served 15 terms as a congressman from Iowa before being named NEH chairman in 2009, launched a 50-state "civility tour" in November 2009 to call attention to the issue.
- Thursday, December 19 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Author Rita Mae Brown, the prolific writer of the Mrs. Murphy and Sneaky Pie Brown mysteries, talks about her life as a writer and her new novel, A Nose for Justice.
- Friday, December 20 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY