Arts and Culture

POV: American Promise Screening

Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:30pm

Join WXXI for a special screening of a film that traces the experiences of an African-American boy and his friend at a prestigious private school for 13 years. Discussion to follow after the film.

Awards Season -- Musical Cats Edition

Grammys, Emmys, Oscars, whatever...I want someone to give awards to these cats: 


A Broadway Goodbye

Sat, 02/01/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

There are many ways to say goodbye on Broadway.

NOVA: Great Cathedral Mystery

Wed, 02/12/2014 - 9:00pm

Watch a team of bricklayers build an experimental “mini-Duomo” using period tools and techniques.

Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid: American Experience

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 8:00pm

Long before Paul Newman and Robert Redford immortalized them on screen, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid captivated Americans from coast to coast.

America Reframed: The Prep School Negro

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 8:00pm

At 14 Andre was invited into a world of privilege and knowledge - but what was left behind?

THE MAKING OF A LADY

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 10:30pm

Follow a penniless woman’s path from pragmatic marriage to life-threatening peril. 

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson: Defining Black History

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 9:00pm

State of the Re:Union presents some lesser known stories from Black History.

THE EDUCATION OF HARVEY GANTT

Sat, 02/08/2014 - 4:00pm

On January 28, 1963, a young black man from Charleston named Harvey Gantt enrolled at Clemson College, making him the first African American accepted to a white school in South Carolina.