Leo Honeycutt Interview (2009)
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2009-12-11
Subjects: Honeycutt, Leo | Authors | Biographers | Edwards, Edwin W.
- Whinham, Charlie Host
- Sanford, Shauna Host
- Honeycutt, Leo Guest
This segment from the December 11, 2009, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford’s on-set interview with Leo Honeycutt, the author of the authorized biography of former Governor Edwin Edwards. He discusses his commitment to not whitewashing history, his writing process, and what people will learn about Edwards by reading the book. He also shares some of the pictures of Edwards included in the book.