History

Becoming Frida Kahlo

Tue, 10/03/2023 - 9:00pm

The final episode of this 3-part series looks at how love and trama shaped Frida's final years.

Out of Exile: The Photography of Fred Stein

Mon, 09/04/2023 - 9:00pm

Many may recognize the photographs of German photographer Fred Stein, but few know his name.

Queen: Anthology - A Life on Film

Sat, 08/26/2023 - 11:00pm

A treasure trove of short films that presents a unique perspective on the remarkable life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II.

Once Upon a Time in Northern Ireland

Tue, 08/29/2023 - 9:00pm

The series that tells extraordinary stories from those who lived through The Troubles concludes tonight.

Once Upon a Time in Northern Ireland

Tue, 08/29/2023 - 9:00pm

This five-part series tells extraordinary stories from those who lived through The Troubles.

Author Talks: Matthew Desmond

Thu, 08/24/2023 - 8:00pm

PBS Books and WTTW (Chicago) speaks with Matthew Desmond, a professor of sociology at Princeton University to discuss his latest release, "Poverty, by America."

The Story of Queen Victoria

Sun, 08/27/2023 - 1:00pm

Uncover the truth about the life and love of one Britain's greatest ever monarchs.

Fight the Power: How Hip Hop Changed the World

Fri, 08/04/2023 - 9:00pm

Chuck D of Public Enemy explores Hip Hop’s political awakening over the last 50 years.

Southern Storytellers

Tue, 07/25/2023 - 9:00pm

The American South is known for its boundless creativity, absorbing personalities, and evocative landscapes.

Southern Storytellers

Tue, 07/18/2023 - 9:00pm

Celebrate Southern identity with contemporary creators of literature, music, film, and TV.

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