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Air Date: Wed, Jun 24, 2020 7:30 PM
The celebration of Asian-American identity and history is taking shape in exciting new ways. In this episode, we meet the editors of Banana, a magazine creating a voice for contemporary AZN culture, visit an urban rice paddy in the heart of New York City, and talk to the creator of the hot Chinese cooking […]
Air Date: Wed, Jun 3, 2020 9:30 PM
Grab a front row seat to the iconic band’s stunning performance at Manchester’s MEN Arena in 2011. Before an ecstatic crowd of 21,000, the band delivers hit after hit, mixing classics with songs from their acclaimed album All You Need Is Now.
Air Date: Mon, Apr 6, 2020 9:00 PM
Discover fantastic finds in Spokane, including a 1961-1963 JFK archive, a grotesque face jug and Gone with the Wind sketches.
Air Date: Sun, Mar 8, 2020 6:00 PM
Guest: Patricia Roberts-Miller. University of Texas scholar Patricia Roberts-Miller discusses contemporary demagoguery and its historical origins.
Air Date: Thu, Feb 6, 2020 10:00 PM
A journey of artistic discovery: 100,000 miles, 1,000 destinations in the search for 100 under-recognized American artists for one unforgettable exhibition. The curatorial team of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas crisscrossed the nation to find extraordinary contemporary art happening in unexpected places.
Air Date: Fri, Dec 27, 2019 10:00 PM
This intimate portrait of maverick painter and printmaker Elizabeth Murray explores the relationship between her family life and career, and reconsiders her place in contemporary art history.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 25, 2019 8:00 PM
Join Lucy Worsley on a 12-day extravaganza as she discovers that much of what we enjoy in contemporary Christmas – from carols to turkey, gift-giving to mistletoe and mulled wine – has surprising Tudor origins, rooted in devotion and charity.
Air Date: Tue, Dec 24, 2019 9:00 PM
The University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul, Minnesota proudly presents the fifth national broadcast of its annual Christmas concert. The festive holiday performance A ST. THOMAS CHRISTMAS: COMFORT & JOY showcases the university’s world-class vocal and instrumental ensembles in concert.
Air Date: Mon, Nov 25, 2019 7:30 PM
Singer Melveen Leed is joined by her hula dancer daughter Kaaikaula Naluai at the PBS Hawai‘i studios. Best known for contemporary Hawaiian, jazz and country, Moloka‘i girl Melveen also has deep roots in traditional Hawaiian song.
Air Date: Fri, Nov 1, 2019 10:30 PM
This film is an introduction to the vibrant diversity of contemporary dance in South Africa. Rooted in both tradition and the idioms of modern movement, this half-hour documentary introduces new audiences to work ranging from site-specific solos to multi-media physical theater.
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