• American Masters -- Carmen de Lavallade shares why we need the arts
    Carmen de Lavallade shares why we need the arts
    American actress, dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade speaks on the ...
    American actress, dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade speaks on the importance of creativity and of protecting the arts.
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  • American Masters -- Angie Mar, Owner & Head Chef: The Beatrice Inn
    Angie Mar, Owner & Head Chef: The Beatrice Inn
    Angie Mar talks about her late start in the world of culinary arts, the work ...
    Angie Mar talks about her late start in the world of culinary arts, the work that went into becoming one of Food & Wine’s Best New Chefs of 2017, and how the food of her childhood and time spent in ...
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  • American Masters -- Inspiring Woman Premiere Event & Panel Discussion
    Inspiring Woman Premiere Event & Panel Discussion
    American Masters held a panel discussion at Electropositive, a co-working space ...
    American Masters held a panel discussion at Electropositive, a co-working space that focuses on social innovation and impact, with three women featured in "Inspiring Woman:" Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, ...
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  • American Masters -- Tracy Clayton, BuzzFeed Podcast Host: Another Round
    Tracy Clayton, BuzzFeed Podcast Host: Another Round
    Tracy Clayton shares her journey building a career as a writer, humorist and ...
    Tracy Clayton shares her journey building a career as a writer, humorist and co-host of BuzzFeed’s award-winning podcast Another Round, including the evolving representation of black women in pop ...
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  • American Masters -- Hear the story of Edgar Allan Poe's only novel
    S31 E8: Hear the story of Edgar Allan Poe's only novel
    Edgar Allan Poe's only novel, "The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket," ...
    Edgar Allan Poe's only novel, "The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket," was written at a time when Americans were beginning to clash over the idea of slavery. A violent story documenting a ...
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  • American Masters -- The story of Wally Coberg
    S31 E8: The story of Wally Coberg
    Filmmaker Eric Stange tells the story of Wally Coberg, the now-deceased ...
    Filmmaker Eric Stange tells the story of Wally Coberg, the now-deceased filmmaker who conceived Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive.
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  • American Masters -- Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee"
    S31 E8: Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee"
    Author, radio host and American Master Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's ...
    Author, radio host and American Master Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee."
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  • American Masters -- Edgar Allan Poe: The Five Biggest Myths About Poe
    S31 E8: Edgar Allan Poe: The Five Biggest Myths About Poe
    Edgar Allan Poe's mysterious death and obituary filled with falsehoods ...
    Edgar Allan Poe's mysterious death and obituary filled with falsehoods contributed to his mythic legacy. How well do you know Edgar Allan Poe? See if you can separate fact from fiction.
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  • American Masters -- Filmmaker Roger Corman's dream-like world of Edgar Allan Poe
    S31 E8: Filmmaker Roger Corman's dream-like world of Edgar Allan Poe
    In adapting Edgar Allan Poe's writing for cinema, filmmaker Roger Corman wanted ...
    In adapting Edgar Allan Poe's writing for cinema, filmmaker Roger Corman wanted to emphasize the insulation of the unconscious mind. He worked on a closed sound-stage to create a hazy, dream-like ...
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  • American Masters -- How Filmmaker Roger Corman brought Poe to the big screen
    S31 E8: How Filmmaker Roger Corman brought Poe to the big screen
    Filmmaker Roger Corman discusses some of the challenges he faced in bringing ...
    Filmmaker Roger Corman discusses some of the challenges he faced in bringing Edgar Allan Poe's stories to life in a full-length film.
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  • American Masters -- Filmmaker Roger Corman on "The Fall of the House of Usher"
    S31 E8: Filmmaker Roger Corman on "The Fall of the House of Usher"
    Filmmaker Roger Corman was initially drawn to Edgar Allan Poe's "The Fall of the ...
    Filmmaker Roger Corman was initially drawn to Edgar Allan Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher" because of the macabre setting. After the film was a great success Corman was asked to continue ...
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  • American Masters -- See inside the mind of a ranting and raving Edgar Allan Poe
    S31 E8: See inside the mind of a ranting and raving Edgar Allan Poe
    In a scene inspired by artist John Sartain's memoir, "Poe's Last Days," Denis ...
    In a scene inspired by artist John Sartain's memoir, "Poe's Last Days," Denis O'Hare embodies the caricature of a nervous, ranting and raving Poe, possibly hallucinating, dipping in and out of sanity.
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  • American Masters -- Mash-up: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"
    S31 E8: Mash-up: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"
    Listen to a compilation of Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem "The Raven," read by ...
    Listen to a compilation of Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem "The Raven," read by Megan Marshall, Marilynne Robinson, Paul Lewis, Matthew Pearl, Jeffrey Meyers, Jerome McGann, Stuart Gordon, James ...
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  • American Masters -- Denis O'Hare on Becoming Poe
    S31 E8: Denis O'Hare on Becoming Poe
    Actor Denis O'Hare (American Horror Story, This Is Us) discusses the "tough" job ...
    Actor Denis O'Hare (American Horror Story, This Is Us) discusses the "tough" job of preparing for the role of Edgar Allan Poe: "There's so much information about him, and in a way you have to filter ...
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  • American Masters -- The Deaths of the Women in Poe's Life
    S31 E8: The Deaths of the Women in Poe's Life
    Throughout his life, Edgar Allan Poe lost the women he loved, including his ...
    Throughout his life, Edgar Allan Poe lost the women he loved, including his mother, adoptive mother and wife, many to tuberculosis. Their absence played a huge role in his writing. According to Poe, ...
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  • American Masters -- Denis O'Hare brings to life "The Man of the Crowd"
    S31 E8: Denis O'Hare brings to life "The Man of the Crowd"
    "There are some secrets which do not permit themselves to be told..." Follow ...
    "There are some secrets which do not permit themselves to be told..." Follow Edgar Allan Poe (portrayed by Denis O'Hare) as he traces the steps of a solitary man through a crowded street.
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  • American Masters -- Experience Poe's dramatic readings of "The Raven"
    S31 E8: Experience Poe's dramatic readings of "The Raven"
    After the extremely successful release of Poe's "The Raven," he became famous ...
    After the extremely successful release of Poe's "The Raven," he became famous for his dramatic readings of the poem. Tony Award-winning and Emmy-nominated actor Denis O’Hare ("This Is Us," "American ...
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  • American Masters -- The fake news behind Edgar Allan Poe's reputation
    S31 E8: The fake news behind Edgar Allan Poe's reputation
    When Edgar Allan Poe died under mysterious circumstances, his literary rival, ...
    When Edgar Allan Poe died under mysterious circumstances, his literary rival, Rufus W. Griswold, wrote a high-profile obituary filled with falsehoods that cast him as a lunatic and a madman.
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  • American Masters -- Behind the scenes of "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive"
    S31 E8: Behind the scenes of "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive"
    Actor Denis O'Hare and American Masters Executive Producer Michael Kantor ...
    Actor Denis O'Hare and American Masters Executive Producer Michael Kantor discuss the making of the film "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive."
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  • American Masters -- Remembering Fats Domino
    S30 E4: Remembering Fats Domino
    In this clip from the Ed Sullivan Show in 1956, Fats Domino performs his version ...
    In this clip from the Ed Sullivan Show in 1956, Fats Domino performs his version of "Blueberry Hill." Domino's recording of the song became an international hit, and exemplified his brand of New ...
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  • American Masters -- In Memoriam: Garry Marshall
    In Memoriam: Garry Marshall
    In his interview with Executive Producer Michael Kantor for "Make 'Em Laugh," ...
    In his interview with Executive Producer Michael Kantor for "Make 'Em Laugh," Garry Marshall recounts his time in Korea when he helped bring comedy to his fellow soldiers.
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