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Episode #3514

KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with professors and co-editors Sonia Sanchez, John H. Bracey, Jr. and James Smethurst about their impressive new volume, "SOS - Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Reader." The co-editors share on their volume of writings from the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and '70s.

Episode #3513

KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Deepak Chopra, M.D. about his new adventure novel The 13th Disciple, and actor Michael Kelly discusses his role as Doug Stamper on the hit series "House of Cards."

Episode #3514

KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with professors and co-editors Sonia Sanchez, John H. Bracey, Jr. and James Smethurst about their impressive new volume, "SOS - Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Reader." The co-editors share on their volume of writings from the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and '70s.

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  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3513

KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Deepak Chopra, M.D. about his new adventure novel The 13th Disciple, and actor Michael Kelly discusses his role as Doug Stamper on the hit series "House of Cards."

Episode #3514

KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with professors and co-editors Sonia Sanchez, John H. Bracey, Jr. and James Smethurst about their impressive new volume, "SOS - Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Reader." The co-editors share on their volume of writings from the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and '70s.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3513

KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Deepak Chopra, M.D. about his new adventure novel The 13th Disciple, and actor Michael Kelly discusses his role as Doug Stamper on the hit series "House of Cards."

Episode #3512

KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson. The prominent civil rights activist and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition discusses the reparations fund for the survivors of Chicago Police torture, and other current events. Grammy-winner Marcus Miller performs a song from his new album Afrodeezia.

Episode #3513

KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Deepak Chopra, M.D. about his new adventure novel The 13th Disciple, and actor Michael Kelly discusses his role as Doug Stamper on the hit series "House of Cards."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3512

KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson. The prominent civil rights activist and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition discusses the reparations fund for the survivors of Chicago Police torture, and other current events. Grammy-winner Marcus Miller performs a song from his new album Afrodeezia.

Episode #3513

KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Deepak Chopra, M.D. about his new adventure novel The 13th Disciple, and actor Michael Kelly discusses his role as Doug Stamper on the hit series "House of Cards."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 28, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3512

KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson. The prominent civil rights activist and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition discusses the reparations fund for the survivors of Chicago Police torture, and other current events. Grammy-winner Marcus Miller performs a song from his new album Afrodeezia.

Episode #3511

KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis reprises his discussion with a panel of Civil War historians. On Memorial Day 2015, we reprise our look at the Civil War, which ended 150 years ago this year.

Episode #3512

KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson. The prominent civil rights activist and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition discusses the reparations fund for the survivors of Chicago Police torture, and other current events. Grammy-winner Marcus Miller performs a song from his new album Afrodeezia.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3511

KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis reprises his discussion with a panel of Civil War historians. On Memorial Day 2015, we reprise our look at the Civil War, which ended 150 years ago this year.

Episode #3512

KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson. The prominent civil rights activist and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition discusses the reparations fund for the survivors of Chicago Police torture, and other current events. Grammy-winner Marcus Miller performs a song from his new album Afrodeezia.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3511

KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis reprises his discussion with a panel of Civil War historians. On Memorial Day 2015, we reprise our look at the Civil War, which ended 150 years ago this year.

Episode #3510

KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo about his new book Digest, and singer Josh Groban shares on his album of Broadway covers called Stages.

Episode #3511

KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis reprises his discussion with a panel of Civil War historians. On Memorial Day 2015, we reprise our look at the Civil War, which ended 150 years ago this year.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3510

KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo about his new book Digest, and singer Josh Groban shares on his album of Broadway covers called Stages.

Episode #3511

KQED World: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis reprises his discussion with a panel of Civil War historians. On Memorial Day 2015, we reprise our look at the Civil War, which ended 150 years ago this year.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3510

KQED World: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo about his new book Digest, and singer Josh Groban shares on his album of Broadway covers called Stages.

Episode #3509

KQED World: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy award-winning actor Ed Asner. The Emmy-winning actor reflects on his career, discusses his new projects, and shares on his advocacy for the autism community. Tavis also talks with Grammy-winning bassist Marcus Miller and he performs from his new album "Afrodeezia."

Episode #3510

KQED World: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo about his new book Digest, and singer Josh Groban shares on his album of Broadway covers called Stages.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3509

KQED World: Sat, May 23, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy award-winning actor Ed Asner. The Emmy-winning actor reflects on his career, discusses his new projects, and shares on his advocacy for the autism community. Tavis also talks with Grammy-winning bassist Marcus Miller and he performs from his new album "Afrodeezia."

Episode #3510

KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo about his new book Digest, and singer Josh Groban shares on his album of Broadway covers called Stages.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 25, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3509

KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Emmy award-winning actor Ed Asner. The Emmy-winning actor reflects on his career, discusses his new projects, and shares on his advocacy for the autism community. Tavis also talks with Grammy-winning bassist Marcus Miller and he performs from his new album "Afrodeezia."

Episode #3508

KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary "Gardeners of Eden" discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album "Break Stuff."

Episode #3509

KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy award-winning actor Ed Asner. The Emmy-winning actor reflects on his career, discusses his new projects, and shares on his advocacy for the autism community. Tavis also talks with Grammy-winning bassist Marcus Miller and he performs from his new album "Afrodeezia."

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  • KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3508

KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary "Gardeners of Eden" discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album "Break Stuff."

Episode #3509

KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Emmy award-winning actor Ed Asner. The Emmy-winning actor reflects on his career, discusses his new projects, and shares on his advocacy for the autism community. Tavis also talks with Grammy-winning bassist Marcus Miller and he performs from his new album "Afrodeezia."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3508

KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary "Gardeners of Eden" discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album "Break Stuff."

Episode #3507

KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks about his new book, "The Road to Character."

Episode #3508

KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary "Gardeners of Eden" discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album "Break Stuff."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3507

KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks about his new book, "The Road to Character."

Episode #3508

KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary "Gardeners of Eden" discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album "Break Stuff."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 21, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3507

KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks about his new book, "The Road to Character."

Episode #3506

KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis honors the life and legacy of legendary blues guitarist B.B. King in PART 2 of a two-night tribute.

Episode #3507

KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks about his new book, "The Road to Character."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3506

KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis honors the life and legacy of legendary blues guitarist B.B. King in PART 2 of a two-night tribute.

Episode #3507

KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks about his new book, "The Road to Character."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 20, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3506

KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis honors the life and legacy of legendary blues guitarist B.B. King in PART 2 of a two-night tribute.

Episode #3505

KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary Gardeners of Eden discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album, "Break Stuff."

Episode #3506

KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis honors the life and legacy of legendary blues guitarist B.B. King in PART 2 of a two-night tribute.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3505

KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary Gardeners of Eden discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album, "Break Stuff."

Episode #3506

KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis honors the life and legacy of legendary blues guitarist B.B. King in PART 2 of a two-night tribute.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 19, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3505

KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary Gardeners of Eden discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album, "Break Stuff."

Episode #3504

KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with gun safety advocate Richard Martinez. The father of UCSB shooting victim Christopher Martinez discusses gun control in the aftermath of the tragedy, which took place last year in Isla Vista, CA. Tavis also talks with Rev. Earl A. Smith. The former San Quentin State Prison Reverend discusses his journey as the correctional chaplain at one of the most notorious prisons in the country, detailed in his book, "Death Row Chaplain."

Episode #3505

KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary Gardeners of Eden discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album, "Break Stuff."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3504

KQED World: Sat, May 16, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with gun safety advocate Richard Martinez. The father of UCSB shooting victim Christopher Martinez discusses gun control in the aftermath of the tragedy, which took place last year in Isla Vista, CA. Tavis also talks with Rev. Earl A. Smith. The former San Quentin State Prison Reverend discusses his journey as the correctional chaplain at one of the most notorious prisons in the country, detailed in his book, "Death Row Chaplain."

Episode #3505

KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Sex and the City star Kristin Davis. The Sex and the City star and producer of the new documentary Gardeners of Eden discusses Africa's illegal ivory trade that is pushing elephants towards extinction. Also, pianist Vijay Iyer performs a song from his trio's new album, "Break Stuff."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3504

KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with gun safety advocate Richard Martinez. The father of UCSB shooting victim Christopher Martinez discusses gun control in the aftermath of the tragedy, which took place last year in Isla Vista, CA. Tavis also talks with Rev. Earl A. Smith. The former San Quentin State Prison Reverend discusses his journey as the correctional chaplain at one of the most notorious prisons in the country, detailed in his book, "Death Row Chaplain."

Episode #3503

KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winner Susan Sarandon and her son Jack Henry Robbins. The Academy Award-winning actress and Executive Producer of the documentary Storied Streets discusses the film alongside her son, who directed the project about homelessness in America.

Episode #3504

KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with gun safety advocate Richard Martinez. The father of UCSB shooting victim Christopher Martinez discusses gun control in the aftermath of the tragedy, which took place last year in Isla Vista, CA. Tavis also talks with Rev. Earl A. Smith. The former San Quentin State Prison Reverend discusses his journey as the correctional chaplain at one of the most notorious prisons in the country, detailed in his book, "Death Row Chaplain."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3503

KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winner Susan Sarandon and her son Jack Henry Robbins. The Academy Award-winning actress and Executive Producer of the documentary Storied Streets discusses the film alongside her son, who directed the project about homelessness in America.

Episode #3504

KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with gun safety advocate Richard Martinez. The father of UCSB shooting victim Christopher Martinez discusses gun control in the aftermath of the tragedy, which took place last year in Isla Vista, CA. Tavis also talks with Rev. Earl A. Smith. The former San Quentin State Prison Reverend discusses his journey as the correctional chaplain at one of the most notorious prisons in the country, detailed in his book, "Death Row Chaplain."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3503

KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winner Susan Sarandon and her son Jack Henry Robbins. The Academy Award-winning actress and Executive Producer of the documentary Storied Streets discusses the film alongside her son, who directed the project about homelessness in America.

Episode #3502

KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass, Ph.D. about U.S. foreign policy, and living in what he calls "the era of disorder."

Episode #3503

KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winner Susan Sarandon and her son Jack Henry Robbins. The Academy Award-winning actress and Executive Producer of the documentary Storied Streets discusses the film alongside her son, who directed the project about homelessness in America.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3502

KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass, Ph.D. about U.S. foreign policy, and living in what he calls "the era of disorder."

Episode #3503

KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winner Susan Sarandon and her son Jack Henry Robbins. The Academy Award-winning actress and Executive Producer of the documentary Storied Streets discusses the film alongside her son, who directed the project about homelessness in America.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 14, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3502

KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass, Ph.D. about U.S. foreign policy, and living in what he calls "the era of disorder."

Episode #3501

KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Vermont congressman and presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. The Independent senator from Vermont shares his vision for the country, and discusses his Democratic presidential bid. Tavis also talks with pianist-composer Vijay Iyer. Hailed as "one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today," the Grammy-nominated composer-pianist discusses his new album, "Break Stuff."

Episode #3502

KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass, Ph.D. about U.S. foreign policy, and living in what he calls "the era of disorder."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3501

KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Vermont congressman and presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. The Independent senator from Vermont shares his vision for the country, and discusses his Democratic presidential bid. Tavis also talks with pianist-composer Vijay Iyer. Hailed as "one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today," the Grammy-nominated composer-pianist discusses his new album, "Break Stuff."

Episode #3502

KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass, Ph.D. about U.S. foreign policy, and living in what he calls "the era of disorder."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 13, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3501

KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Vermont congressman and presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. The Independent senator from Vermont shares his vision for the country, and discusses his Democratic presidential bid. Tavis also talks with pianist-composer Vijay Iyer. Hailed as "one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today," the Grammy-nominated composer-pianist discusses his new album, "Break Stuff."

Episode #3500

KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer and guitarist Boz Scaggs about his chart-topping new blues album, "A Fool To Care."

Episode #3501

KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Vermont congressman and presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. The Independent senator from Vermont shares his vision for the country, and discusses his Democratic presidential bid. Tavis also talks with pianist-composer Vijay Iyer. Hailed as "one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today," the Grammy-nominated composer-pianist discusses his new album, "Break Stuff."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3500

KQED World: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer and guitarist Boz Scaggs about his chart-topping new blues album, "A Fool To Care."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Episode #3499

KQED World: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with attorney and author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr. The Chief Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law discusses his new book, "Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy." Tavis also talks with co-authors Patricia & Alana Raybon. As Mother's Day approaches, the mother and daughter co-authors share their journey detailed in their new book, "Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace."

Episode #3500

KQED World: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer and guitarist Boz Scaggs about his chart-topping new blues album, "A Fool To Care."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3499

KQED World: Sat, May 9, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with attorney and author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr. The Chief Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law discusses his new book, "Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy." Tavis also talks with co-authors Patricia & Alana Raybon. As Mother's Day approaches, the mother and daughter co-authors share their journey detailed in their new book, "Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace."

Episode #3500

KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer and guitarist Boz Scaggs about his chart-topping new blues album, "A Fool To Care."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 12, 2015 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3499

KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with attorney and author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr. The Chief Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law discusses his new book, "Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy." Tavis also talks with co-authors Patricia & Alana Raybon. As Mother's Day approaches, the mother and daughter co-authors share their journey detailed in their new book, "Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace."

Episode #3498

KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Dr. Luis H. Zayas. The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, "Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans." Tavis also talks with actress and author Mariel Hemingway. The Academy Award-nominated actress helps raise mental health awareness, and discusses her two new books, "Out Came the Sun" and "Invisible Girl."

Episode #3499

KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with attorney and author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr. The Chief Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law discusses his new book, "Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy." Tavis also talks with co-authors Patricia & Alana Raybon. As Mother's Day approaches, the mother and daughter co-authors share their journey detailed in their new book, "Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3498

KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Dr. Luis H. Zayas. The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, "Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans." Tavis also talks with actress and author Mariel Hemingway. The Academy Award-nominated actress helps raise mental health awareness, and discusses her two new books, "Out Came the Sun" and "Invisible Girl."

Episode #3499

KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with attorney and author Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr. The Chief Counsel for the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law discusses his new book, "Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy." Tavis also talks with co-authors Patricia & Alana Raybon. As Mother's Day approaches, the mother and daughter co-authors share their journey detailed in their new book, "Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3498

KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Dr. Luis H. Zayas. The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, "Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans." Tavis also talks with actress and author Mariel Hemingway. The Academy Award-nominated actress helps raise mental health awareness, and discusses her two new books, "Out Came the Sun" and "Invisible Girl."

Episode #3497

KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden and Center for Living Peace Founder Kelly Thornton Smith about the upcoming visit from His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is turning 80 this year. Tavis also talks with bestselling author Greg Iles to discuss his new novel, "The Bone Tree," the latest entry into his "Southern Gothic Trilogy."

Episode #3498

KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Dr. Luis H. Zayas. The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, "Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans." Tavis also talks with actress and author Mariel Hemingway. The Academy Award-nominated actress helps raise mental health awareness, and discusses her two new books, "Out Came the Sun" and "Invisible Girl."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3497

KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden and Center for Living Peace Founder Kelly Thornton Smith about the upcoming visit from His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is turning 80 this year. Tavis also talks with bestselling author Greg Iles to discuss his new novel, "The Bone Tree," the latest entry into his "Southern Gothic Trilogy."

Episode #3498

KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Dr. Luis H. Zayas. The Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin discusses his new book, "Forgotten Citizens: Deportation, Children, and the Making of American Exiles and Orphans." Tavis also talks with actress and author Mariel Hemingway. The Academy Award-nominated actress helps raise mental health awareness, and discusses her two new books, "Out Came the Sun" and "Invisible Girl."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, May 7, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3497

KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden and Center for Living Peace Founder Kelly Thornton Smith about the upcoming visit from His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is turning 80 this year. Tavis also talks with bestselling author Greg Iles to discuss his new novel, "The Bone Tree," the latest entry into his "Southern Gothic Trilogy."

Episode #3496

KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Rep. Elijah Cummings and activist Adam Jackson about the developing situation in the city of Baltimore. The Maryland congressman and the CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle also discuss the death of 25 year old Freddie Gray. Tavis also talks with Former Bush White House Press Secretary Dana Perino discusses her new memoir, "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side."

Episode #3497

KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden and Center for Living Peace Founder Kelly Thornton Smith about the upcoming visit from His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is turning 80 this year. Tavis also talks with bestselling author Greg Iles to discuss his new novel, "The Bone Tree," the latest entry into his "Southern Gothic Trilogy."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3496

KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Rep. Elijah Cummings and activist Adam Jackson about the developing situation in the city of Baltimore. The Maryland congressman and the CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle also discuss the death of 25 year old Freddie Gray. Tavis also talks with Former Bush White House Press Secretary Dana Perino discusses her new memoir, "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side."

Episode #3497

KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Ven. Lama Tenzin Dhonden and Center for Living Peace Founder Kelly Thornton Smith about the upcoming visit from His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is turning 80 this year. Tavis also talks with bestselling author Greg Iles to discuss his new novel, "The Bone Tree," the latest entry into his "Southern Gothic Trilogy."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 6, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3496

KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Rep. Elijah Cummings and activist Adam Jackson about the developing situation in the city of Baltimore. The Maryland congressman and the CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle also discuss the death of 25 year old Freddie Gray. Tavis also talks with Former Bush White House Press Secretary Dana Perino discusses her new memoir, "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side."

Episode #3495

KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell about his new critically acclaimed album, "That Lovin' Feeling."

Episode #3496

KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Rep. Elijah Cummings and activist Adam Jackson about the developing situation in the city of Baltimore. The Maryland congressman and the CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle also discuss the death of 25 year old Freddie Gray. Tavis also talks with Former Bush White House Press Secretary Dana Perino discusses her new memoir, "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3495

KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell about his new critically acclaimed album, "That Lovin' Feeling."

Episode #3496

KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Rep. Elijah Cummings and activist Adam Jackson about the developing situation in the city of Baltimore. The Maryland congressman and the CEO of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle also discuss the death of 25 year old Freddie Gray. Tavis also talks with Former Bush White House Press Secretary Dana Perino discusses her new memoir, "And the Good News Is... Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 5, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3495

KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell about his new critically acclaimed album, "That Lovin' Feeling."

Episode #3494

KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling suspense novelist and popular columnist Lisa Scottoline about her latest thriller, "Every Fifteen Minutes."

Episode #3495

KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell about his new critically acclaimed album, "That Lovin' Feeling."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3494

KQED World: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling suspense novelist and popular columnist Lisa Scottoline about her latest thriller, "Every Fifteen Minutes."

Episode #3495

KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell about his new critically acclaimed album, "That Lovin' Feeling."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3494

KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling suspense novelist and popular columnist Lisa Scottoline about her latest thriller, "Every Fifteen Minutes."

Episode #3493

KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with perennial bestselling author T.C. Boyle about his new novel "The Harder They Come," and Jason Isaacs, star of the USA series "Dig."

Episode #3494

KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling suspense novelist and popular columnist Lisa Scottoline about her latest thriller, "Every Fifteen Minutes."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3493

KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with perennial bestselling author T.C. Boyle about his new novel "The Harder They Come," and Jason Isaacs, star of the USA series "Dig."

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      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

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      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

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      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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