Coming up on WXXI Television

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 8:30pm

WXXI and the City of Rochester present a half-hour special that highlights the history of the spoken word in African-American culture and how it influenced jazz.

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 9:00pm

DI Goodman and his team are tested when a millionaire philanthropist is murdered on his boat, and the only suspects were all underwater at the time.

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 6:00pm

 The moving and haunting story of four former internees of the Poston Relocation Center. 

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 8:30pm

This week on Arts InFocus, we learn more about the music therapy program at Hochstein School of Music and Dance.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 6:00am

All of your favorite recipes from the third season of Lidia’s Kitchen are a part of this appetizing and flavorful marathon.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 3:00pm

Tune in to learn Hands-Only CPR. It may help save a life.

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 4:30am

Elizabeth Black left a promising Pittsburgh art career to join American Red Cross efforts during World War II.

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 6:00pm

A filmmaker's journey to discover the mystery behind the meaning of her extremely long Hawaiian middle name, Hepuakoamanaʻ ekapunokamalei-o-naliʻ iamekahanohanoʻ ia.

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 9:00pm

Follow Wallander to South Africa, where he joins the hunt for a missing Swedish woman.

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 8:00pm

A cure for Alzheimer’s. A Nobel Prize. An honored place in medical history. All of this hangs in the balance as scientists race to find the cure for a rare disease found on one remote Pacific island.