Black History Month

The Future of Work Virtual Events

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 12:00pm

Watch the archive weekly series of virtual events to accompany the airing of the PBS Future of Work Series. Conversations include discussion of topics involving the future of work addressing quality career paths, addressing issues of race and equity, the impact of technology, lessons from young workers, continuing to work longer, women's roles in the workplace and supporting mental health. 


American Experience: Remembering the Tulsa Massacre

Wed, 05/26/2021 - 4:30pm

Join American Experience for a conversation commemorating the 1921 Tulsa massacre


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

Sat, 05/01/2021 - 6:00am

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


Anthony Williams’ Urban Nutcracker

Tue, 12/20/2022 - 10:00pm

Anthony Williams puts a modern spin on the 19th-century fairy tale and transports viewers to an enchanted world, not unlike their own.


Cultural Expressions: Kwanzaa

Sun, 12/18/2022 - 7:00pm

Explores the seven principles that are the foundation of Kwanzaa by sharing seven real-life stories of impact.


POV: Let the Little Light Shine

Mon, 12/12/2022 - 10:00pm

POV takes a look at the dynamic between parents, educators, and students embroiled in a battle over closing a top-ranked elementary school.


Cultural Expressions: Kwanzaa Special Screening Event

Fri, 12/16/2022 - 7:00pm

Join us for a special screening of this new WXXI production that explores the seven principles of Kwanzaa.


The Musicians’ Green Book: An Enduring Legacy

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 9:30pm

Celebrate the vibrant jazz, R&B and soul music of African American artists who, during segregation, created the foundation of modern American music.


How to Paint the Mona Lisa

Sun, 11/20/2022 - 7:00pm

This special reveals the secrets of this iconic masterpiece with renowned British artist Aderbanji Alade.

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