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In the American Way

In the American Way

Looks back at urban renewal in Louisville in the 1970s, including the destruction that was required to make way for new development, and at the opposition voices who argued that "quality of life" could not be measured by concrete. Prominent among them was Kentucky farmer and writer Wendell Berry.
S1 E6 Length 26:31 Premiere: 10.9.03 Rating: TV-G

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A wide-ranging look at Kentucky via material drawn from more than 20 films created by Al Shands in the 1970s. A KET production.

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The Craziest Thing You Ever Saw - S1 E4

In the mid-1970s, Louisville searched for a way to bring life and excitement to its declining downtown. For some, the solution was a clock created by sculptor Barney Bright.

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All We Are Saying/Reminiscence - S1 E5

All We Are Saying looks at the 1970 March on Washington to protest the Vietnam War. In Reminiscence, an elderly woman who had been a Shaker looks back on a community filled with peace and order.

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In the American Way - S1 E6

Looks back at urban renewal in Louisville in the 1970s, including the destruction that was required to make way for new development, and at the opposition voices who argued that "quality of life" could not be measured by concrete. Prominent among them was Kentucky farmer and writer Wendell Berry.

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With Hands and Heart - S1 E7

Two centuries ago, the Shakers established a community in Kentucky called Pleasant Hill. Helen Hayes narrates this look at life inside the community, drawn from letters and other historical documents.

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A Time Remembered - S1 E8

A look back at Louisville's early history, from the first settlement on Corn Island in 1778 to the end of the 19th century. By the mid-1800s, Louisville had become one of the most important cities in the country. At the end of the century, the steamboat era came to an end, and the city's economy made the transition to railroad transportation.

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Three for Kentucky (Part 2) - S1 E3

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Three for Kentucky (Part 1) - S1 E2

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A Dream Come True - S1 E1

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Whose Child Is This? - S1 E24

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Tell Me Where It Hurts - S1 E23

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Season 1 Episodes

Whose Child Is This?

S1 E24 Length 29:00 Premiere Date 2.12.04

Tell Me Where It Hurts

S1 E23 Length 25:54 Premiere Date 2.5.04

All Your Parts Don't Wear Out at the Same Time

S1 E22 Length 28:52 Premiere Date 1.29.04

The Backside

S1 E21 Length 26:53 Premiere Date 1.22.04

Three To Make Ready

S1 E20 Length 25:54 Premiere Date 1.15.04

Valery and Galina Panov: In Tandem

S1 E19 Length 28:27 Premiere Date 1.8.04

A Symptom of the '70s

S1 E18 Length 26:50 Premiere Date 1.1.04

Forgotten People, Forgotten Land

S1 E17 Length 28:11 Premiere Date 12.25.03

In the Name of Progress

S1 E16 Length 28:08 Premiere Date 12.18.03

Maestro (Part 2)

S1 E15 Length 27:15 Premiere Date 12.11.03

Maestro (Part 1)

S1 E14 Length 28:34 Premiere Date 12.4.03

Can You Help Me?

S1 E13 Length 27:24 Premiere Date 11.27.03

Earthmother

S1 E12 Length 29:00 Premiere Date 11.20.03

Knee High to a Sculpture

S1 E11 Length 27:08 Premiere Date 11.13.03

The Endless Wait

S1 E10 Length 27:27 Premiere Date 11.6.03

Those Were the Days

S1 E9 Length 27:18 Premiere Date 10.30.03

A Time Remembered

S1 E8 Length 23:36 Premiere Date 10.23.03

With Hands and Heart

S1 E7 Length 26:48 Premiere Date 10.16.03

In the American Way

S1 E6 Length 26:31 Premiere Date 10.9.03

All We Are Saying/Reminiscence

S1 E5 Length 25:32 Premiere Date 10.2.03

The Craziest Thing You Ever Saw

S1 E4 Length 27:24 Premiere Date 9.25.03

Three for Kentucky (Part 2)

S1 E3 Length 25:39 Premiere Date 9.18.03

Three for Kentucky (Part 1)

S1 E2 Length 28:59 Premiere Date 9.11.03

A Dream Come True

S1 E1 Length 28:48 Premiere Date 9.4.03

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