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Air Date: Mon, Feb 11, 2019 9:00 PM
Sports memorabilia expert Jasmani Francis appraises a rare 1859 Brooklyn Atlantics baseball for $20,000 to $30,000.
Air Date: Mon, Feb 4, 2019 10:00 PM
What does it mean when Americans rebuke racism yet hold on to nostalgic objects that embrace it? Black Memorabilia explores the world of racist material, both antique and new, that pushes demeaning representations of African Americans.
Air Date: Sat, Oct 27, 2018 8:00 PM
Follow three low-income teens in Brooklyn who take it upon themselves to make a difference by becoming peer college counselors in their schools.
Air Date: Sat, Aug 25, 2018 7:30 PM
Mickela gets transported to Haiti in the streets of Flatbush, Brooklyn with drum lessons, dance classes, and local shops.
Air Date: Sat, Jun 23, 2018 7:30 PM
Mickela gets a taste of The Balkans throughout three of the five boroughs: Slavic Soul Party! In Brooklyn, NY Gypsy Festival in Manhattan, and Little Serbia in Queens.
Air Date: Sat, Mar 24, 2018 7:30 PM
Samantha finds out the difference between a Brooklyn egg cream and a Manhattan egg cream when she visits Brooklyn and meets a “jerk” at a local soda fountain.
Air Date: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 10:00 PM
A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife. This work combines documentary, autobiography and ethical inquiry in a thoughtful examination of what it means to train a camera on the world.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 4, 2014 8:00 PM
From AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES (2006) through the first season of FINDING YOUR ROOTS (2012), Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. has been helping people identify relatives hidden for generations. Professor Gates employs a team of genealogists and the world’s leading geneticists to uncover the origins of a diverse group of 30 guests.
Air Date: Sat, Oct 11, 2014 7:00 PM
Chef Edward Lee embarks on adventures that take him out of the kitchen and into the depths of what moves and motivates him — seeking the history of what it means to be a chef, the key to making a perfect bourbon, the call of that culinary siren, the American South.