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Alice Walker:
Beauty in Truth

Alice Walker: <br />Beauty in Truth

Feb 6, 2014

American Masters: Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth   Watch Friday, February 7th at 9:30pm Most famous for her seminal novel The Color Purple, writer/activist Alice Walker celebrates her 70th birthday. Born February 9, 1944, into a family of sharecroppers in rural Georgia, she came of age during the violent racism and seismic social changes of mid-20th-century […]

The Education of
Harvey Gantt

The Education of<br />Harvey Gantt

Feb 6, 2014

Watch Thursday, February 6th at 10pm 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. The absence of drama or violence surrounding Gantt’s enrollment — the result of nearly two years of detailed […]


Spotlight <br />Your <br />Non-Profit

Feb 4, 2014

WTVI PBS Charlotte has created an engaging – way for local nonprofits to get valuable exposure on TV across our 13-county region: the PBS Charlotte Community Give Back nonprofit spotlight contest. The winning group will receive $10,000 in free underwriting on PBS Charlotte! Plus, PBS Charlotte will create a video story/profile of each of the finalists… the profiles will […]


Antiques<br />Roadshow

Feb 3, 2014

Enter ANTIQUES ROADSHOW’s 2014 “Golden Ticket” Sweepstakes daily through Monday, May 12, 2014 for a chance to win a trip for two to the ROADSHOW summer tour stop this July in Chicago, Illinois. This 3-day, 2-night trip features a VIP tour of the production venue, appraisals of your items, lunch with ROADSHOW staff, and an […]

“American Promise”

POV<br /> “American Promise”

Feb 2, 2014

Watch Monday, February 3rd at 10pm! “American Promise” spans 13 years as Joe Brewster and Michèle Stephenson, middle-class African-American parents in Brooklyn, New York, turn their cameras on their son, Idris, and his best friend, Seun, who make their way through Manhattan’s Dalton School, one of the most prestigious private schools in the country. Chronicling […]