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Garrison Keillor: The Man on the Radio in the Red Shoes (#2204)
Explore the imagination of the man who created "A Prairie Home Companion," the popular radio show. [86 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
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Series Description: AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America. Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.
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Tennis star Althea Gibson, the first African American to play and win Wimbledon is profiled. [86 minutes]
- Fri, September 4, 8:30 PM on IPTV
- Sun, September 6, 1:00 PM on IPTV
- Sun, September 6, 7:30 PM on IPTV World
- Mon, September 7, 3:00 AM on IPTV
- Mon, September 7, 7:30 AM on IPTV World
- Mon, September 7, 1:30 PM on IPTV World
- Sun, September 13, 4:00 PM on IPTV World
The professional tennis star who fought for equality on and off the court presents her own story. [86 minutes]
The documentary photographer known for her powerful images from the Great Depression is profiled. [116 minutes]
Explore the phenomenon behind "To Kill a Mockingbird" and the mysterious life of its Pulitzer Prize-winning author, including why she never published again, until now. [86 minutes]
Discover the life and work of Mexican-American photographer Pedro E. Guerrero, who collaborated with Frank Lloyd Wright and sculptors Alexander Calder and Louise Nevelson. [56 minutes]
These episodes of American Masters aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
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