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August 2017

We hope you will enjoy these outstanding shows and all of our programming for August.

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Africa's Great Civilizations

In this six-part series, explore great cities built along Africa’s extensive trade networks, discover art of unparalleled beauty and technical brilliance, and marvel at thousands of years of breath-taking architecture. Learn about the Africans who prospered, created, and suffered through their rich, sometimes tragic, yet endlessly fascinating history. This is a seldom told story of how, for thousands of years, Africans helped shape our modern world. Explore more

Begins Sunday, August 20 at 7:00pm.


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Eclipse Over America

Join scientists and citizens alike as they observe the first total solar eclipse to traverse the US mainland in more than a generation. Discover the storied history of eclipse science and follow current, cutting-edge research into the solar corona. Explore more

Tuesday, August 29 at 7:00pm.



on Masterpiece

Shaun Evans returns for a third season as the young Endeavour Morse. In four new episodes, Endeavour must deal with the aftermath of the events that left him in prison and his senior officer, DI Thursday (Roger Allam), with a life-threatening injury. Learn more

Monday, August 28 at 8:00pm.

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Touching the Wild

Joe Hutto has dedicated seven years of his life to becoming a wild mule deer. Ordinarily, the deer herd would run from any human, but these keenly intelligent animals come to regard this stranger as one of their own. Learn more

Tuesday, August 15 at 7:00pm.


Celtic Roots Live

with Nathan Carter

Irish singer Nathan Carter makes his U.S. premiere singing classic Celtic tunes and American ballads. Nathan is joined by former Celtic Woman vocalist Chloe Agnew.

Saturday, August 5 and Friday, August 11 at 7:00pm.

Featured Program

1964: The Fight for a Right

By the mid 20th century, Mississippi’s African Americans had suffered from nearly 75 years of slavery by another name—Jim Crow discrimination. In 1964 in Mississippi, people died in an effort to force the state to allow African Americans to exercise their constitutional right to vote. Although the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer has passed, the struggle for voting rights is still pertinent.

Thursday, August 24 at 8:00pm.


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Featured Program The Whitney Reynolds Show The Cities

Weeknights at 6:30pm.


Sundays at 4:30pm.
Thursdays at 7:30pm.


Sundays at 4:00pm.
Thursdays at 7:00pm.