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Web site: http://www.kentuckyauthorforum.com/

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A series featuring distinguished authors, each recognized in an area of prominence and each uniquely paired with an interviewer.

TV Schedule

Dr. Harold Varmus & Governor Howard Dean #201 [TV-G]
Dr. Harold Varmus, president of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and author of The Art and Politics of Science, discusses his book with the former Vermont Governor.

  • KETKY Thursday, August 13 at 5:00 am EDT

Richard Ellis and Jeff Corwin #203 [TV-G]
Richard Ellis, one of America's leading marine conservationists, recognized as the foremost painter of marine natural history subjects in the world, and author of On Thin Ice: The Changing World of the Polar Bear, is interviewed by Jeff Corwin, host of Animal Planet's Jeff Corwin's Experience and Corwin's Quest, conservationist, and author of 100 Heartbeats: The Race to Save Earth's Most Endangered Species. A KET production taped at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville.

  • KETKY Thursday, August 20 at 5:00 am EDT

Daniel Okrent and John Huey #204 [TV-G]
Daniel Okrent is the first public editor of The New York Times, former editor at Time, Inc., and author of Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, a narrative history of that peculiar episode in American history, sweeping across several decades and most of the country, including Kentucky. He is interviewed by John Huey, editor-in-chief of Time Inc. and co-author of Sam Walton: Made in America. A KET production taped at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville.

  • KETKY Thursday, August 27 at 5:00 am EDT

Tom Brokaw and Rick Atkinson #210 [TV-G]
Tom Brokaw, former anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, discusses his book Boom! Voices of the Sixties: Personal Reflections on the '60s and Today. It examines the tumultuous decade of the 1960s to explore how famous people, ordinary citizens, and the national mindset were all affected by that time of unforgettable change. He is interviewed by Rick Atkinson, Washington Post reporter and Pulitzer Prize winner for his book An Army at Dawn. A KET production taped at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville.

  • KETKY Thursday, September 3 at 5:00 am EDT
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Official web site: http://www.kentuckyauthorforum.com/

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