KET Documentaries

Harry Caudill: A Man of Courage

Special | 56m 36s

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

Video has closed captioning.

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