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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

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Grant and Sherman: The Friendship That Won the Civil War #807
Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Richmond author Charles Bracelen Flood's book about the personal lives, war exploits, and friendship of Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant and William Tecumseh Sherman. A 2006 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, March 22 at 11:30 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, March 26 at 6:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood #507
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss bell hooks' Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood, a moving memoir of her childhood in Western Kentucky written in imagistic three-page segments. A 2003 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, March 29 at 6:30 am EST
  • KET2 Sunday, March 29 at 11:33 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, April 2 at 6:30 pm EST

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Memory of Old Jack #101
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Wendell Berry's inspiring chronicle of Jack Beechum—a man who has spent a lifetime close to the land. A 1999 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, April 5 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, April 5 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 9 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Newfound #606
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Jim Wayne Miller's novel Newfound, which explores rural life in Appalachia as seen through the eyes of an adolescent boy. A 2004 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, April 12 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, April 12 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 16 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Slender Is the Thread #308
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss renowned Kentucky author Harry Caudill's Slender Is the Thread, a collection of stories from his years as a country lawyer. A 2001 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, April 19 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, April 19 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 23 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Believers #409
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Janice Holt Giles' moving story of love and marriage set in a Shaker community. A 2002 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, April 26 at 6:30 am EDT
  • KET2 Sunday, April 26 at 11:30 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 30 at 6:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky Programming Hell's Angels #407
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville native Hunter S. Thompson's inside look at the infamous motorcycle gang. A 2002 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, May 3 at 11:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Poisonwood Bible #506
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss The Poisonwood Bible, Barbara Kingsolver's epic novel about an evangelical Baptist minister who takes his family to the Congo as missionaries in 1959. A 2003 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, May 10 at 11:30 pm EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Collectors #208
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss the suspense novella Collectors by Louisvillian Paul Griner. A 2000 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, May 17 at 11:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! The Barbarian Parade: Or, Pursuit of the Un-American Dream #707
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Louisvillian Kirby Gann's frank and insightful coming-of-age novel. A 2005 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, May 24 at 11:30 pm EDT

Closed CaptionedKentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! 'O' Is for Outlaw #310
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville mystery author Sue Grafton's 'O' Is for Outlaw. A 2001 KET production.

  • KET2 Sunday, May 31 at 11:30 pm EDT
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