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Episode #3449

KQED World: Sat, Feb 28, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with the Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum Kimberle Crenshaw. The respected law professor and Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum discusses the organization's recent report, entitled "Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected." Tavis also talks with musician Steve Earle shares and performs a song his new blues project "Terraplane."

Episode #3450

KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actress Felicity Huffman about her starring role in the new ABC drama, "American Crime."

Episode #3449

KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with the Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum Kimberle Crenshaw. The respected law professor and Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum discusses the organization's recent report, entitled "Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected." Tavis also talks with musician Steve Earle shares and performs a song his new blues project "Terraplane."

Episode #3448

KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with comedian Mike Epps about his AOL TV series That's Racist with Mike Epps, and singer Estelle. The GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter discusses her latest album , "True Romance" - an exploration on the themes of love and performs a track from her latest album.

Episode #3449

KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with the Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum Kimberle Crenshaw. The respected law professor and Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum discusses the organization's recent report, entitled "Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected." Tavis also talks with musician Steve Earle shares and performs a song his new blues project "Terraplane."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3448

KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with comedian Mike Epps about his AOL TV series That's Racist with Mike Epps, and singer Estelle. The GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter discusses her latest album , "True Romance" - an exploration on the themes of love and performs a track from her latest album.

Episode #3449

KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with the Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum Kimberle Crenshaw. The respected law professor and Co-Founder of the African American Policy Forum discusses the organization's recent report, entitled "Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected." Tavis also talks with musician Steve Earle shares and performs a song his new blues project "Terraplane."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 27, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3448

KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with comedian Mike Epps about his AOL TV series That's Racist with Mike Epps, and singer Estelle. The GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter discusses her latest album , "True Romance" - an exploration on the themes of love and performs a track from her latest album.

Episode #3447

KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Jeff Bridges. The Academy Award winning actor discusses the "No Kid Hungry" campaign, alongside the CEO of Share Our Strength, Bill Shore.

Episode #3448

KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with comedian Mike Epps about his AOL TV series That's Racist with Mike Epps, and singer Estelle. The GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter discusses her latest album , "True Romance" - an exploration on the themes of love and performs a track from her latest album.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3447

KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Jeff Bridges. The Academy Award winning actor discusses the "No Kid Hungry" campaign, alongside the CEO of Share Our Strength, Bill Shore.

Episode #3448

KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with comedian Mike Epps about his AOL TV series That's Racist with Mike Epps, and singer Estelle. The GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter discusses her latest album , "True Romance" - an exploration on the themes of love and performs a track from her latest album.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 26, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3447

KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Jeff Bridges. The Academy Award winning actor discusses the "No Kid Hungry" campaign, alongside the CEO of Share Our Strength, Bill Shore.

Episode #3446

KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont about the upcoming Presidential election. The longest serving Independent member in Congressional history discusses what he thinks is missing, from both the left and the right, in the run-up to 2016. Tavis also talks with investigative journalist Geraldo Rivera on the impact of hip-hop on our culture. The legendary investigative reporter discusses his recent comments on the impact of hip-hop on black and brown communities.

Episode #3447

KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Jeff Bridges. The Academy Award winning actor discusses the "No Kid Hungry" campaign, alongside the CEO of Share Our Strength, Bill Shore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3446

KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont about the upcoming Presidential election. The longest serving Independent member in Congressional history discusses what he thinks is missing, from both the left and the right, in the run-up to 2016. Tavis also talks with investigative journalist Geraldo Rivera on the impact of hip-hop on our culture. The legendary investigative reporter discusses his recent comments on the impact of hip-hop on black and brown communities.

Episode #3447

KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Jeff Bridges. The Academy Award winning actor discusses the "No Kid Hungry" campaign, alongside the CEO of Share Our Strength, Bill Shore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 25, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3446

KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont about the upcoming Presidential election. The longest serving Independent member in Congressional history discusses what he thinks is missing, from both the left and the right, in the run-up to 2016. Tavis also talks with investigative journalist Geraldo Rivera on the impact of hip-hop on our culture. The legendary investigative reporter discusses his recent comments on the impact of hip-hop on black and brown communities.

Episode #3445

KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with nearly a dozen of this year's Oscar nominees in a special 2015 Academy Awards Preview. In honor of this weekend's Academy Awards, we revisit highlights of conversations with some of the nominees for this year's golden statuette.

Episode #3446

KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont about the upcoming Presidential election. The longest serving Independent member in Congressional history discusses what he thinks is missing, from both the left and the right, in the run-up to 2016. Tavis also talks with investigative journalist Geraldo Rivera on the impact of hip-hop on our culture. The legendary investigative reporter discusses his recent comments on the impact of hip-hop on black and brown communities.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3445

KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with nearly a dozen of this year's Oscar nominees in a special 2015 Academy Awards Preview. In honor of this weekend's Academy Awards, we revisit highlights of conversations with some of the nominees for this year's golden statuette.

Episode #3446

KQED World: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont about the upcoming Presidential election. The longest serving Independent member in Congressional history discusses what he thinks is missing, from both the left and the right, in the run-up to 2016. Tavis also talks with investigative journalist Geraldo Rivera on the impact of hip-hop on our culture. The legendary investigative reporter discusses his recent comments on the impact of hip-hop on black and brown communities.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 24, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3445

KQED World: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with nearly a dozen of this year's Oscar nominees in a special 2015 Academy Awards Preview. In honor of this weekend's Academy Awards, we revisit highlights of conversations with some of the nominees for this year's golden statuette.

Episode #3444

KQED World: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman.The Founder and President of the Children's Defense Fund discusses organization's recently released report, "Ending Child Poverty Now." Tavis also talks with singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester on her new album, "You Gotta Love the Life."

Episode #3445

KQED World: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with nearly a dozen of this year's Oscar nominees in a special 2015 Academy Awards Preview. In honor of this weekend's Academy Awards, we revisit highlights of conversations with some of the nominees for this year's golden statuette.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3444

KQED World: Sat, Feb 21, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman.The Founder and President of the Children's Defense Fund discusses organization's recently released report, "Ending Child Poverty Now." Tavis also talks with singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester on her new album, "You Gotta Love the Life."

Episode #3445

KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with nearly a dozen of this year's Oscar nominees in a special 2015 Academy Awards Preview. In honor of this weekend's Academy Awards, we revisit highlights of conversations with some of the nominees for this year's golden statuette.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3444

KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman.The Founder and President of the Children's Defense Fund discusses organization's recently released report, "Ending Child Poverty Now." Tavis also talks with singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester on her new album, "You Gotta Love the Life."

Episode #3443

KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with environmental attorney and author Stuart H. Smith about his book "Crude Justice." Five years after the BP oil spill, the accomplished attorney discusses how he took on 'Big Oil' in his new text. Tavis also talks with and actress Nicole Beharie from the FOX hit, Sleepy Hollow.

Episode #3444

KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman.The Founder and President of the Children's Defense Fund discusses organization's recently released report, "Ending Child Poverty Now." Tavis also talks with singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester on her new album, "You Gotta Love the Life."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3443

KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with environmental attorney and author Stuart H. Smith about his book "Crude Justice." Five years after the BP oil spill, the accomplished attorney discusses how he took on 'Big Oil' in his new text. Tavis also talks with and actress Nicole Beharie from the FOX hit, Sleepy Hollow.

Episode #3444

KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Children's Defense Fund President Marian Wright Edelman.The Founder and President of the Children's Defense Fund discusses organization's recently released report, "Ending Child Poverty Now." Tavis also talks with singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester on her new album, "You Gotta Love the Life."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 20, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3443

KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with environmental attorney and author Stuart H. Smith about his book "Crude Justice." Five years after the BP oil spill, the accomplished attorney discusses how he took on 'Big Oil' in his new text. Tavis also talks with and actress Nicole Beharie from the FOX hit, Sleepy Hollow.

Episode #3442

KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with demographer and author William H. Frey about his fascinating new text, "Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America."

Episode #3443

KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with environmental attorney and author Stuart H. Smith about his book "Crude Justice." Five years after the BP oil spill, the accomplished attorney discusses how he took on 'Big Oil' in his new text. Tavis also talks with and actress Nicole Beharie from the FOX hit, Sleepy Hollow.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3442

KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with demographer and author William H. Frey about his fascinating new text, "Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America."

Episode #3443

KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with environmental attorney and author Stuart H. Smith about his book "Crude Justice." Five years after the BP oil spill, the accomplished attorney discusses how he took on 'Big Oil' in his new text. Tavis also talks with and actress Nicole Beharie from the FOX hit, Sleepy Hollow.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3442

KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with demographer and author William H. Frey about his fascinating new text, "Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America."

Episode #3441

KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with activist and author Ai-jen Poo about her important new book, "The Age of Dignity." Tavis also talks with world renowned classical guitarist Sharon Isbin about her documentary, "Sharon Isbin: Troubadour. "The world's best classical guitarist shares her technique and discusses the new documentary about her life and music

Episode #3442

KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with demographer and author William H. Frey about his fascinating new text, "Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3441

KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with activist and author Ai-jen Poo about her important new book, "The Age of Dignity." Tavis also talks with world renowned classical guitarist Sharon Isbin about her documentary, "Sharon Isbin: Troubadour. "The world's best classical guitarist shares her technique and discusses the new documentary about her life and music

Episode #3442

KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with demographer and author William H. Frey about his fascinating new text, "Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 18, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3441

KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with activist and author Ai-jen Poo about her important new book, "The Age of Dignity." Tavis also talks with world renowned classical guitarist Sharon Isbin about her documentary, "Sharon Isbin: Troubadour. "The world's best classical guitarist shares her technique and discusses the new documentary about her life and music

Episode #3440

KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer John Oates about his Palladia DVD/TV special Another Good Road, and with actor/comedian Garrett Morris about the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, his lifelong love for the blues, and his role on the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls.

Episode #3441

KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with activist and author Ai-jen Poo about her important new book, "The Age of Dignity." Tavis also talks with world renowned classical guitarist Sharon Isbin about her documentary, "Sharon Isbin: Troubadour. "The world's best classical guitarist shares her technique and discusses the new documentary about her life and music

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3440

KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer John Oates about his Palladia DVD/TV special Another Good Road, and with actor/comedian Garrett Morris about the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, his lifelong love for the blues, and his role on the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls.

Episode #3441

KQED World: Mon, Feb 16, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with activist and author Ai-jen Poo about her important new book, "The Age of Dignity." Tavis also talks with world renowned classical guitarist Sharon Isbin about her documentary, "Sharon Isbin: Troubadour. "The world's best classical guitarist shares her technique and discusses the new documentary about her life and music

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 17, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3440

KQED World: Mon, Feb 16, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer John Oates about his Palladia DVD/TV special Another Good Road, and with actor/comedian Garrett Morris about the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, his lifelong love for the blues, and his role on the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls.

Episode #3439

KQED World: Mon, Feb 16, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actress Rosamund Pike about her Oscar nominated performance in the hit David Fincher thriller Gone Girl, and with Laura Dern about her Academy Award nominated turn in Wild.

Episode #3440

KQED World: Mon, Feb 16, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer John Oates about his Palladia DVD/TV special Another Good Road, and with actor/comedian Garrett Morris about the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, his lifelong love for the blues, and his role on the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 16, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3439

KQED World: Sat, Feb 14, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actress Rosamund Pike about her Oscar nominated performance in the hit David Fincher thriller Gone Girl, and with Laura Dern about her Academy Award nominated turn in Wild.

Episode #3440

KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer John Oates about his Palladia DVD/TV special Another Good Road, and with actor/comedian Garrett Morris about the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, his lifelong love for the blues, and his role on the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 16, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3439

KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actress Rosamund Pike about her Oscar nominated performance in the hit David Fincher thriller Gone Girl, and with Laura Dern about her Academy Award nominated turn in Wild.

Episode #3438

KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated writer/director Richard Linklater about his his 12-year journey making his groundbreaking coming-of-age film, Boyhood.

Episode #3439

KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actress Rosamund Pike about her Oscar nominated performance in the hit David Fincher thriller Gone Girl, and with Laura Dern about her Academy Award nominated turn in Wild.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3438

KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated writer/director Richard Linklater about his his 12-year journey making his groundbreaking coming-of-age film, Boyhood.

Episode #3439

KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actress Rosamund Pike about her Oscar nominated performance in the hit David Fincher thriller Gone Girl, and with Laura Dern about her Academy Award nominated turn in Wild.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 13, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3438

KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated writer/director Richard Linklater about his his 12-year journey making his groundbreaking coming-of-age film, Boyhood.

Episode #3437

KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated actor Eddie Redmayne about his powerful portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

Episode #3438

KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated writer/director Richard Linklater about his his 12-year journey making his groundbreaking coming-of-age film, Boyhood.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3437

KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated actor Eddie Redmayne about his powerful portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

Episode #3438

KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated writer/director Richard Linklater about his his 12-year journey making his groundbreaking coming-of-age film, Boyhood.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 12, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3437

KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated actor Eddie Redmayne about his powerful portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

Episode #3436

KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her compelling and controversial new book, The Sacrifice.

Episode #3437

KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated actor Eddie Redmayne about his powerful portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3436

KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her compelling and controversial new book, The Sacrifice.

Episode #3437

KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award nominated actor Eddie Redmayne about his powerful portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 11, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3436

KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her compelling and controversial new book, The Sacrifice.

Episode #3435

KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-nominated singer: Gretchen Parlato, up for Best Jazz Vocal Album. The award-winning jazz vocalist sheds light on her current projects, and sings a song from her Grammy-nominated album, "Live in NYC." He also talks with Grammy-nominated Antonique Smith, nominated for Best R&B Performance. The multitalented singer and actress talks about her career on the screen and in the studio, and performs her Grammy-nominated single, "Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)."

Episode #3436

KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her compelling and controversial new book, The Sacrifice.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3435

KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-nominated singer: Gretchen Parlato, up for Best Jazz Vocal Album. The award-winning jazz vocalist sheds light on her current projects, and sings a song from her Grammy-nominated album, "Live in NYC." He also talks with Grammy-nominated Antonique Smith, nominated for Best R&B Performance. The multitalented singer and actress talks about her career on the screen and in the studio, and performs her Grammy-nominated single, "Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)."

Episode #3436

KQED World: Mon, Feb 9, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her compelling and controversial new book, The Sacrifice.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3435

KQED World: Mon, Feb 9, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-nominated singer: Gretchen Parlato, up for Best Jazz Vocal Album. The award-winning jazz vocalist sheds light on her current projects, and sings a song from her Grammy-nominated album, "Live in NYC." He also talks with Grammy-nominated Antonique Smith, nominated for Best R&B Performance. The multitalented singer and actress talks about her career on the screen and in the studio, and performs her Grammy-nominated single, "Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)."

Episode #3434

KQED World: Mon, Feb 9, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Sean Bean from the new sci-fi film "Jupiter Ascending." The "Game of Thrones" star unpacks his latest role in the sci-fi epic. Also, musician Ziggy Marley discusses the 70th anniversary of his father's birth. The reggae musician reflects on the life and legacy of his father, Bob Marley.

Episode #3435

KQED World: Mon, Feb 9, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-nominated singer: Gretchen Parlato, up for Best Jazz Vocal Album. The award-winning jazz vocalist sheds light on her current projects, and sings a song from her Grammy-nominated album, "Live in NYC." He also talks with Grammy-nominated Antonique Smith, nominated for Best R&B Performance. The multitalented singer and actress talks about her career on the screen and in the studio, and performs her Grammy-nominated single, "Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 9, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3434

KQED World: Sat, Feb 7, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Sean Bean from the new sci-fi film "Jupiter Ascending." The "Game of Thrones" star unpacks his latest role in the sci-fi epic. Also, musician Ziggy Marley discusses the 70th anniversary of his father's birth. The reggae musician reflects on the life and legacy of his father, Bob Marley.

Episode #3435

KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-nominated singer: Gretchen Parlato, up for Best Jazz Vocal Album. The award-winning jazz vocalist sheds light on her current projects, and sings a song from her Grammy-nominated album, "Live in NYC." He also talks with Grammy-nominated Antonique Smith, nominated for Best R&B Performance. The multitalented singer and actress talks about her career on the screen and in the studio, and performs her Grammy-nominated single, "Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 9, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3434

KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Sean Bean from the new sci-fi film "Jupiter Ascending." The "Game of Thrones" star unpacks his latest role in the sci-fi epic. Also, musician Ziggy Marley discusses the 70th anniversary of his father's birth. The reggae musician reflects on the life and legacy of his father, Bob Marley.

Episode #3433

KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her highly anticipated new book, "The Sacrifice."

Episode #3434

KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Sean Bean from the new sci-fi film "Jupiter Ascending." The "Game of Thrones" star unpacks his latest role in the sci-fi epic. Also, musician Ziggy Marley discusses the 70th anniversary of his father's birth. The reggae musician reflects on the life and legacy of his father, Bob Marley.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3433

KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her highly anticipated new book, "The Sacrifice."

Episode #3434

KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Sean Bean from the new sci-fi film "Jupiter Ascending." The "Game of Thrones" star unpacks his latest role in the sci-fi epic. Also, musician Ziggy Marley discusses the 70th anniversary of his father's birth. The reggae musician reflects on the life and legacy of his father, Bob Marley.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 6, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3433

KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her highly anticipated new book, "The Sacrifice."

Episode #3432

KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Kevin Costner about his new film, "Black or White." The accomplished actor and Academy Award-winning director discusses his latest film.

Episode #3433

KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her highly anticipated new book, "The Sacrifice."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3432

KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Kevin Costner about his new film, "Black or White." The accomplished actor and Academy Award-winning director discusses his latest film.

Episode #3433

KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates about her highly anticipated new book, "The Sacrifice."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 5, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3432

KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Kevin Costner about his new film, "Black or White." The accomplished actor and Academy Award-winning director discusses his latest film.

Episode #3431

KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with President of the ERA Coalition and author of Equal Means Equal, Jessica Neuwirth. The life-long human rights advocate discusses her latest book. Also, a special performance by the legendary jazz pianist, Marcus Roberts, from his double-LP "Romance, Swing and the Blues."

Episode #3432

KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Kevin Costner about his new film, "Black or White." The accomplished actor and Academy Award-winning director discusses his latest film.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3431

KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with President of the ERA Coalition and author of Equal Means Equal, Jessica Neuwirth. The life-long human rights advocate discusses her latest book. Also, a special performance by the legendary jazz pianist, Marcus Roberts, from his double-LP "Romance, Swing and the Blues."

Episode #3432

KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Kevin Costner about his new film, "Black or White." The accomplished actor and Academy Award-winning director discusses his latest film.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Feb 4, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3431

KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with President of the ERA Coalition and author of Equal Means Equal, Jessica Neuwirth. The life-long human rights advocate discusses her latest book. Also, a special performance by the legendary jazz pianist, Marcus Roberts, from his double-LP "Romance, Swing and the Blues."

Episode #3430

KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe-winning Downton Abbey actress, Joanne Froggatt. The Golden Globe-winning actress discusses her role as lady's maid Anna Bates in the hit PBS series, "Downton Abbey." Also, Grammy Award-winning rap artist Lupe Fiasco sits down with us to discuss his critically acclaimed album, "Tetsuo & Youth."

Episode #3431

KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with President of the ERA Coalition and author of Equal Means Equal, Jessica Neuwirth. The life-long human rights advocate discusses her latest book. Also, a special performance by the legendary jazz pianist, Marcus Roberts, from his double-LP "Romance, Swing and the Blues."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3430

KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe-winning Downton Abbey actress, Joanne Froggatt. The Golden Globe-winning actress discusses her role as lady's maid Anna Bates in the hit PBS series, "Downton Abbey." Also, Grammy Award-winning rap artist Lupe Fiasco sits down with us to discuss his critically acclaimed album, "Tetsuo & Youth."

Episode #3431

KQED World: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with President of the ERA Coalition and author of Equal Means Equal, Jessica Neuwirth. The life-long human rights advocate discusses her latest book. Also, a special performance by the legendary jazz pianist, Marcus Roberts, from his double-LP "Romance, Swing and the Blues."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3430

KQED World: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe-winning Downton Abbey actress, Joanne Froggatt. The Golden Globe-winning actress discusses her role as lady's maid Anna Bates in the hit PBS series, "Downton Abbey." Also, Grammy Award-winning rap artist Lupe Fiasco sits down with us to discuss his critically acclaimed album, "Tetsuo & Youth."

Episode #3429

KQED World: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with director of the critically acclaimed film Whiplash, Damien Chazelle. The young writer-director talks about his Academy Award nominated film, "Whiplash."

Episode #3430

KQED World: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe-winning Downton Abbey actress, Joanne Froggatt. The Golden Globe-winning actress discusses her role as lady's maid Anna Bates in the hit PBS series, "Downton Abbey." Also, Grammy Award-winning rap artist Lupe Fiasco sits down with us to discuss his critically acclaimed album, "Tetsuo & Youth."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 -- 9:00 AM
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