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A Taste of the Sweet Apple

A Taste of the Sweet Apple

A Taste of the Sweet Apple

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Jo Anna Holt Watson's recollection of life on a tobacco farm in the 1940s. A 2005 KET production.
S7 E9 Length 26:29 Premiere: 9.6.05

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bookclub@ket

About bookclub@ket

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.

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When Cuba Conquered Kentucky - S2 E3

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Marianne Walker's When Cuba Conquered Kentucky, the story of the basketball team from a tiny Western Kentucky town that captured the 1952 state championship. A 2001 KET production.

  • Thursday September 24, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 24, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday September 24, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 24, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday September 24, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 24, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood - S5 E7

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.

  • Sunday September 27, 2020 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday September 27, 2020 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Kinfolks - S2 E4

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Gurney Norman's Kinfolks, a collection of stories about an extended Eastern Kentucky family. A 2000 KET production.

  • Thursday October 1, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 1, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 1, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 1, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 1, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 1, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Ruby River - S5 E8

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Lynn Pruett's debut novel, which pits the proprietress of an Alabama truck stop against a Pentecostal minister. A 2003 KET production.

  • Sunday October 4, 2020 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday October 4, 2020 10:30 pm CT on KET2

Rice - S2 E5

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Rice, a book of poems by African-American teacher/poet Nikky Finney of Lexington. A 2000 KET production.

  • Thursday October 8, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 8, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Icy Sparks - S2 E6

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Gwyn Hyman Rubio's novel Icy Sparks, the story of a young girl with Tourette syndrome growing up in Appalachia. A 2000 KET production.

  • Thursday October 15, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 15, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY

Ahab's Wife - S2 E7

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Sena Jeter Naslund's Ahab's Wife, an epic novel which grew from a brief passage in Herman Melville's Moby Dick. A KET production.

  • Thursday October 22, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday October 22, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
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The Poisonwood Bible - S5 E6

  • Sunday September 20, 2020 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday September 20, 2020 10:30 pm CT on KET2

The Dollmaker - S2 E2

  • Thursday September 17, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 17, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday September 17, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 17, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY

The Last Day - S2 E1

  • Thursday September 10, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 10, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday September 10, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 10, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY

The Same River Twice - S1 E12

  • Thursday September 3, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 3, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday September 3, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 3, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday September 3, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday September 3, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY

Shuck Beans, Stack Cakes, and Honest Fried Chicken - S1 E11

  • Thursday August 27, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday August 27, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Thursday August 27, 2020 10:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday August 27, 2020 9:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Thursday August 27, 2020 2:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Thursday August 27, 2020 1:00 am CT on KETKY

Earth Bones - S5 E4

  • Sunday August 23, 2020 11:30 pm ET on KET2
  • Sunday August 23, 2020 10:30 pm CT on KET2

The Healing - S1 E10

  • Thursday August 20, 2020 7:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday August 20, 2020 6:00 pm CT on KETKY
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Season 7

A Taste of the Sweet Apple

S7 E9 Length 26:29 Premiere Date 9.6.05

Poetry Special

S7 E4 Premiere Date 4.5.05

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