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Web site: http://www.ket.org/bookclub/

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Host Bill Goodman and a regular panel of bookclub readers discuss contemporary and classic books by Kentucky authors, including fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. This KET production is designed to create a statewide community of readers and to raise awareness of the wealth of literary talent Kentucky has produced in the last century.

TV Schedule

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Lincoln of Kentucky #302
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Kentucky historian Lowell Harrison's book on Abraham Lincoln's Kentucky connections. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Thursday, July 24 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Passing for Black #103
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville author Wade Hall's biography of former state legislator Mae Street Kidd, told mostly in her own words. A 1999 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, July 27 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, July 27 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, July 31 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Clay's Quilt #408
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Kentuckian Silas House's first novel—the story of a young miner picking up the pieces of a life marred by early tragedy. A 2002 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, August 3 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, August 3 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, August 7 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! A Parchment of Leaves #611
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Silas House's second novel, A Parchment of Leaves, a poignant, evocative look at the turmoil that plagues an Eastern Kentucky family during World War I. A 2004 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, August 10 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, August 10 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, August 14 at 6:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Healing #110
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Lexington author Gayl Jones' novel The Healing, the story of a young woman whose life is changed when she discovers that she has the gift of healing. A 1999 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, August 17 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, August 17 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, August 21 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Judge #605
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Dwight Allen's debut novel, Judge. Set in Louisville, it explores the lives of a federal judge and those who survive him after his death. A 2004 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, August 24 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, August 24 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, August 28 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! One Vacant Chair #703
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Joe Coomer's comic and poignant novel about life, death, and family ties. A 2005 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, August 31 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, August 31 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, September 4 at 6:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! All the King's Men #301
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Robert Penn Warren's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, All the King's Men, based on the life of Huey Long. A 2001 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, September 7 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, September 7 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, September 11 at 6:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Dollmaker #202
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Harriette Simpson Arnow's classic novel The Dollmaker, about an Eastern Kentucky family's move north in search of wartime jobs. A 2000 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, September 14 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, September 18 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Yates Paul, His Grand Flights, His Tootings #502
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss James Baker Hall's coming-of-age novel, which unfolds through the eyes of 13-year-old Yates Paul. A 2003 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, September 21 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, September 21 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, September 25 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Kentuckiana #307
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss author Johnny Payne's novel Kentuckiana, a darkly funny portrait of a dysfunctional Lexington family in the 1960s and '70s. A 2001 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, September 28 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, September 28 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 pm EDT
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