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Kentucky Educational Television

Overview
Works: 1,262 works in 1,700 publications in 1 language and 4,622 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Interviews  Sports television programs  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Biography  Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Originator
Classifications: SF335.A1, 798.4009
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Most widely held works about Kentucky Educational Television
 
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Thoroughbred( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of individuals and horses for a year leading up to the 2009 Kentucky Derby, and captures the beauty of the breed, the thrilling nature of the sport, and the deep reservoir of history and tradition behind this equine wonder. Viewers go from Kentucky to Dubai to trace the breed's fascinating history and meet the people who breed them, sell them, race them, and love them. From foaling barn to finish line this unique animal imbues the story of the thoroughbred with power and meaning
Movies of color : Black Southern cinema. A portrait of independent African-American filmmaking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black films of the 1920s through mid 1950s are shown as a mirror of the Black experience of the time. They developed as a reaction to the way African Americans were depicted by film makers such as D.W. Griffith. This program focuses on the innovative works of film makers Spencer Williams, Oscar Micheaux, Eloyse Gist, and Clarence Muse. Includes clips from their various works
Beyond the border = Más allá de la frontera( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the painful transition made by four sons in the Ayala family who leave their close-knit family in Mexico to seek a better life in Kentucky. Struggling to fit in, they find a different version of the American dream
Burt Wolf : what we eat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What we eat is a thirteen-part series for public television that looks at how Christopher Columbus and the Spanish conquistadors changed what people ate and how that fundamental shift changed almost everything on our planet. Burt Wolf travels through the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the United States to commemorate the 500th anniversary of an era that sowed the most important seeds of change. With the help of some of the world's leading experts, he uncovers how the migrations of people, plants, and animals that started between 1492 and 1502 continue to impact the culture, economics, and the diet of the world today"--Www.whatweeat.tv
How to talk so kids will listen( Visual )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines role playing and group discussion with dramatizations to introduce principles that can help families achieve harmony
GED connection mathematics by Cathy Fillmore Hoyt( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This workbook is one of three books written to accompany the thirty-nine half-hour GED connection programs. It addresses changes in the format and content of the GED 2002 exam
Movies of color : Black Southern cinema( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the history of African-American filmmaking in the southern United States from 1915 to 1945
Land (and how it gets that way) : a documentary by Walter Brock( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the conflicts over land use from the perspectives of five participants (a developer, a farmer turned developer, a reluctant farmer activist, and two anti-growth activists). Presents the attempt of one community in the Bluegrass region of Central Kentucky to reconcile the conflicting notions of progress, preservation, individual and community rights, and the American way
The business of better writing by Michael E Adelstein( Visual )

16 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a twelve-part series designed to teach better writing skills. This part aims to: indicate the importance of clarifying purpose in writing persuasively; point out the need to consider the nature and desires of readers in writing persuasively; show how to appeal to reason in writing persuasively; demonstrate how to appeal to the emotions in writing persuasively; suggest how a writer reveals character and can use it in writing persuasively
The spirituals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Before the blues, jazz, gospel and rock-n-roll, America honed an original form of music. Slaves created this musical expression, with African roots and a biblical text, for deliverance and secret communication. The Spirituals traces the painful history of this American art form and its contemporary significance with The American Spiritual Ensemble"--Container
Signature( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on George C. Wolfe, playwright, director, and artistic director of the Public Theater. Includes discussion of several of his major works as writer and/or director, as well as interviews with Wolfe and many of his friends, colleagues, and family members
Learn to read( Visual )

32 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geared toward adults, this program gives people another chance to learn to read in the privacy of their own home
Girls' hoops( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video highlights some of the disappointments and triumphs in the history of girls basketball in Kentucky. Includes interviews with current and former players and selected footage from state championship games
Marsha Norman( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwright Marsha Norman reflects on her early years growing up in Kentucky and discusses her works
Barbara Kingsolver( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents an interview with the author Barbara Kingsolver
Bobbie Ann Mason( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern author Bobbie Ann Mason of Western Kentucky discusses her work, and reads some of her short stories
Emily Dickinson : an interpretation with music by John Adams( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer John Adams and conductor Simon Rattle discuss Adams' Harmonium, a musical interpretation of Emily Dickinson's poem "Because I could not stop for Death". Includes a reading of the poem and excerpts from the musical composition
Signature : contemporary southern writers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each program presents a successful southern author in mid-career through interviews and readings by the author, and through interviews with friends, relatives, editors, and critics
Ed McClanahan( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southern author Ed McClanahan of Kentucky discusses his works and reads from his novel the natural man and his comic memoir Famous people I have known. Also includes a film clip of his short story The congress of wonders
Reading( Visual )

19 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the more complex reading skills and reinforces them while reviewing the major concepts in science and social studies
 
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Alternative Names
K.E.T.

Kentucky Authority for Educational Television Kentucky Educational Television

Kentucky Educational Television

Kentucky Kentucky Educational Television

KET

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