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Air Date: Sun, May 31, 2020 8:30 PM
Celebrate the 15th anniversary of the classical crossover group wit a magical concert filmed at Tokyo’s Budokan Stadium. Il Divo delights fans with their signature takes on pop favorites and traditional standards in four languages.
Air Date: Sat, Feb 22, 2020 10:00 PM
Visit Boston with Chef Marcus Samuelsson to learn about the Portuguese, Brazilian and Cape Verdean diasporas, united by one language in the bustling port city they call home. Meet the chefs who are continuing and transforming culinary traditions.
Air Date: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 7:30 PM
Multiple Hōkū Hanohano Award-winners Haunani Apoliona and Kuʻuipo Kumukahi present classic Hawaiian songs in both solo and duet performances.
Air Date: Thu, Apr 18, 2019 10:00 PM
In East Los Angeles during the late 1960s and 1970s, a group of young activists used creative tools like writing and photography as a means for community organizing, providing a platform for the Chicano Movement in the form of the bilingual newspaper/magazine La Raza.
Air Date: Thu, Mar 28, 2019 8:00 PM
Ka ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi, the Hawaiian language, once forbidden in schools and nearly lost, is flourishing again in these Islands. In 1978, it became the official state language along with English. It lives in song, in books, in the daily lives of Hawai‘i residents and in schools dedicated to perpetuating native culture.
Air Date: Wed, Mar 13, 2019 5:00 PM
With Englishman Peter Barakan as the host, each edition of Japanology Plus presents fresh insights into Japanese life and culture.
Air Date: Fri, Mar 8, 2019 9:30 PM
In 1971, Penny Patterson began teaching sign language to a gorilla named Koko, unaware that this relationship would define both their lives. More than 40 years later, the now-famous Koko continues to redraw the line between people and animals.
Air Date: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 8:00 PM
POI E: The song behind our PRIDE is a story which brings to the screen, the life of Dalvanius Prime – a man who brought disco to Australia; the warmth of the Ngoi Pewhairangi, a community elder whose passion for indigenous Māori language; and the lives of the Patea Māori club, a traditional Māori […]
Air Date: Mon, Sep 10, 2018 7:30 PM
NĀ MELE presents two stars of contemporary Hawaiian Music: Kainani Kahaunaele and Kaumakaiwa Lopaka Kanaka’ole. Hawaiian language instructor Kahaunaele’s powerful voice and original compositions have served as a focal point for her research into haku mele.
Air Date: Sat, Jun 16, 2018 7:00 PM
Joseph crisscrosses Armenia to ancient sites where some of the world’s oldest artifacts have been discovered. From roadside fruit stands to riverside wine stalls and bustling markets, Joseph is welcomed into local homes to witness traditional artisans at work and join in religious and communal celebrations.
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