TV: HISTORY & CULTURE

American Masters: Maya Angelou

From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana, Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise takes us on an incredible journey through the life of a true American icon.

Wednesday at 12pm on WGBX 44

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TV: HISTORY & CULTURE

America ReFramed: Racism in Chicago

70 Acres in Chicago tells the volatile story of the Cabrini Green public housing development, looking unflinchingly at race, class and who has the right to live in the city. 

Wednesday at 8am and 2pm on WGBH World

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TV: CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT

Korla: The Godfather of Exotica Music

Korla tells the story of John Roland Redd, an African American man from Missouri who migrated to Hollywood in 1939 - reinventing himself as Korla Pandit, a musician from India.

Wednesday at 9am and 3pm on WGBH World

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Boston Public Radio: America's Cuba Policy & President Trump

Charles Sennott, executive director of The GroundTruth Project, joined BPR on the line from Havana to discuss how Cubans think a Trump presidency may impact their future.

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Leveling The Playing Field: The Syracuse 8

Hear from members of the legendary Syracuse 8, a group of young men who walked away from the game in 1969-70 to petition for racial equality on the SU football team. Their story is told in a new book by David Marc.

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AfroPop: Coming Home to Haiti

Papa Jah, a Haitian gardener, has lived in the Bahamas for 40 years. As his community faces a growing xenophobia, he returns to Haiti, to reunite with his father and the land he left behind.

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Revolution and Uprising in Beethoven's Eroica

Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in one of Beethoven's most rebellious compositions, and Emanuel Ax is the guest soloist in a piano concerto by Mozart.

Saturday at 8pm on 99.5 WCRB

TV: ENTERTAINMENT

High School Quiz Show: Hingham vs. Sacred Heart

On this round of High School Quiz Show, first-time team Hingham competes against veteran team Sacred Heart.

Friday at 4pm on WGBH 2 and 5pm on WGBH 44

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Innovation Hub: Our Bodies, Ourselves

This week on Innovation Hub, we take a look at our bodies, from our genetic code to the food we eat.

Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH

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