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Enjoy the great lineup of programs and films exploring the history and culture of the Black community. February is Black History Month so celebrate by enjoying these fascinating programs:

Genealogy RoadshowAntiques Roadshow:
Celebrating Black Americana
      
Black in Latin America       
An Evening With Gwen IfillJimi Hendrix: American Masters      
What Color Is The News?: The Coverage of
Race in America
       
Richard Pryor: IconAn Unlikely Friendship      
        
Shakespeare Uncovered: Othello with David HarewoodLost Years of Zora Neale Hurston      
       
Great Performances: MemphisIndependent Lens: American Denial      
        
Shakespeare Uncovered: Othello with
David Harewood
The Civil War      
        
FRONTLINE: The Long Walk of Nelson MandelaLost Years of Zora Neale Hurston      
Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP       
 Queen of Swing      
Independent Lens: Through a Lens Darkly -
Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People
       
        
The Reconstruction of Asa Carter       
Rise of the Black Pharaohs       
        
American Masters - August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand       
Independent Lens: Spies of Mississippi       
        
Underground Railroad: The William Still Story       
        
Independent Lens: The Powerbroker -
Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights
       
        
American Masters August Wilson:
The Ground On Which I Stand
       
        
Additional Programming       
Building the DreamOne Night In March      
Black in Latin AmericaSlavery By Another Name      
POV American PromiseThe March  
American Masters: Alice Walker: Beauty in TruthFinding Your Roots  
Independent Lens: Spies of MississippiSecrets of the Dead: Slave Ship Mutiny  
FRONTLINE: The Long Walk of Nelson MandelaAmerican Experience: The Abolitionists  
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack JohnsonThe African Americans: 
Many Rivers to Cross Marathon
  
    
    

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American Experience: Freedom Summer

American Experience: Freedom Summer

In 1964, more than 700 student volunteers from around the country joined organizers and...

More Than a Month

More Than a Month

Filmmaker Shukree Hassan Tilghman sets off on a cross-country campaign across America.

Independent Lens: Spies of Mississippi

Independent Lens: Spies of Mississippi

The story of a secret spy agency formed by the state of Mississippi.

American Promise

American Promise

Two African-American boys attend a prestigious private school in New York City.

Go Behind the Scenes of Slave Ship Mutiny

Go Behind the Scenes of Slave Ship Mutiny

Learn how the story of Massavana and The Meermin was uncovered.

America's Earliest Africans

America's Earliest Africans

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. discusses two of the earliest Africans to arrive in North America.

Browse and Watch

Browse and Watch

There are over 30 Shows and Films about Black History and Culture available today on PB...

PBS Black Culture Connection

PBS Black Culture Connection

Your resource and guide to films, stories and voices across public television centered ...

Jackie Robinson: Beyond Baseball

Jackie Robinson: Beyond Baseball

Jackie Robinson will forever be remembered as one of Baseball's leading legends. How we...

Walk to Freedom, 50 Years Later

Walk to Freedom, 50 Years Later

Edith Lee Payne - 1963 Walk to Freedom

Masters of Jazz: The Next Generation

Masters of Jazz: The Next Generation

Meet musician, teacher and mentor Thara Memory, and two of his previous students, Esper...

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