History

The Black Church Virtual Screening and Q&A

Thu, 02/11/2021 - 7:00pm

Series Host and Executive Producer Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and PBS Chief Programming Executive Sylvia Bugg discuss the upcoming PBS special The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song.

WXXI Celebrates African-American Contributions

Mon, 02/01/2021 - 6:00am

Learn more about the amazing contributions these 40 individuals have made.

The Universal Title

Sun, 05/02/2021 - 9:00pm

This radio special takes you on Ali’s spiritual journey from Christianity to Islam — and what really made him ‘The Greatest.’

Finding Your Roots: On Broadway On-Demand

Tue, 04/27/2021 - 9:00pm

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr: On Broadway  streaming on-demand through 5/25/2021.

The Gene Virtual Screening & Discussion

Tue, 05/04/2021 - 7:00pm

Join WXXI Education for a virtual screening and discussion of Ken Burns' The Gene: An Intimate History.

Finding Your Roots: Anchored To The Past On-Demand

Watch On-Demand: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. examines how journalists Gretchen Carlson and Don Lemon were able to overcome biases in their careers, drawing parallels to relatives who met profound challenges of their own.

Independent Lens: The Donut King

Mon, 05/24/2021 - 10:00pm

Hear the incredible American Dream story of refugee and Christy's Doughnuts founder Ted Ngoy.

Finding Your Roots: The New World On-Demand

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr: The New World available to watch on-demand.

Prince Philip: A Royal Life, A PBS NewsHour special

Mon, 04/12/2021 - 9:00pm

To commemorate the death of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, PBS NewsHour takes a closer look into his life.

The Chavis Chronicles

Sun, 04/18/2021 - 12:30pm

Globally renowned scholar, author, preacher and media personality Dr. Michael Eric Dyson discusses the need for America to renounce innocence, privilege, fragility and comfort.

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