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Leo Honeycutt Interview (2009)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-12-11

Duration: 00:05:28

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.