KET Documentaries

Harry Caudill: A Man of Courage

Special | 56m 36s Video has closed captioning.

Harry Caudill wrote "Night Comes to the Cumberlands" in 1963, drawing national attention to poverty in Appalachia. This film explores his life and career as a writer, a state representative, and a champion for the people of Eastern Kentucky. It features a rare interview with his widow, Anne Frye Caudill.

Aired: 03/20/17

Rating: NR

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