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Episode #2979

KQED World: Sat, Aug 31, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with award-winning educator Rafe Esquith. An innovative, award-winning classroom teacher, Esquith gives the backstory to his book of no-nonsense advice, Real Talk for Real Teachers. Tavis also chats with contemporary jazz and pop trumpeter and composer Chris Botti. The accomplished musician talks about winning a Grammy this year for his CD, "Impressions," and his versatility in both jazz and pop.

Episode #2980

KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with saxophonist, prolific composer and jazz great Wayne Shorter. The gifted, multiple Grammy winner explains why he's celebrating his milestone birthday with new music.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 31, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2979

KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with award-winning educator Rafe Esquith. An innovative, award-winning classroom teacher, Esquith gives the backstory to his book of no-nonsense advice, Real Talk for Real Teachers. Tavis also chats with contemporary jazz and pop trumpeter and composer Chris Botti. The accomplished musician talks about winning a Grammy this year for his CD, "Impressions," and his versatility in both jazz and pop.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 3 of 3 (Episode #2978)

KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks MLK - the man and his legacy - with Dr. Clayborne Carson, director of Stanford University's Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute. Carson reflects on the 1963 march - his first demonstration - and one of its complex and multifaceted leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tavis also chats with Martin Luther King III and Rev. Bernice King. Two of Dr. King's three surviving children talk about the legacy of their activist father.

Episode #2979

KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with award-winning educator Rafe Esquith. An innovative, award-winning classroom teacher, Esquith gives the backstory to his book of no-nonsense advice, Real Talk for Real Teachers. Tavis also chats with contemporary jazz and pop trumpeter and composer Chris Botti. The accomplished musician talks about winning a Grammy this year for his CD, "Impressions," and his versatility in both jazz and pop.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 3 of 3 (Episode #2978)

KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks MLK - the man and his legacy - with Dr. Clayborne Carson, director of Stanford University's Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute. Carson reflects on the 1963 march - his first demonstration - and one of its complex and multifaceted leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tavis also chats with Martin Luther King III and Rev. Bernice King. Two of Dr. King's three surviving children talk about the legacy of their activist father.

Episode #2979

KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with award-winning educator Rafe Esquith. An innovative, award-winning classroom teacher, Esquith gives the backstory to his book of no-nonsense advice, Real Talk for Real Teachers. Tavis also chats with contemporary jazz and pop trumpeter and composer Chris Botti. The accomplished musician talks about winning a Grammy this year for his CD, "Impressions," and his versatility in both jazz and pop.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 30, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 3 of 3 (Episode #2978)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks MLK - the man and his legacy - with Dr. Clayborne Carson, director of Stanford University's Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute. Carson reflects on the 1963 march - his first demonstration - and one of its complex and multifaceted leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tavis also chats with Martin Luther King III and Rev. Bernice King. Two of Dr. King's three surviving children talk about the legacy of their activist father.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 2 of 3 (Episode #2977)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Dr. Algernon Austin from the Economic Policy Institute, who summarizes the EPI's "The Unfinished March" report, which addresses changes that have - or have not - occurred in the 50 years since the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Tavis also talks with Marian Wright Edelman of the Children's Defense Fund and history professor Dr. Mary Frances Berry. The two longtime activists - the Children's Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair - discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 3 of 3 (Episode #2978)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks MLK - the man and his legacy - with Dr. Clayborne Carson, director of Stanford University's Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute. Carson reflects on the 1963 march - his first demonstration - and one of its complex and multifaceted leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tavis also chats with Martin Luther King III and Rev. Bernice King. Two of Dr. King's three surviving children talk about the legacy of their activist father.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 2 of 3 (Episode #2977)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Dr. Algernon Austin from the Economic Policy Institute, who summarizes the EPI's "The Unfinished March" report, which addresses changes that have - or have not - occurred in the 50 years since the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Tavis also talks with Marian Wright Edelman of the Children's Defense Fund and history professor Dr. Mary Frances Berry. The two longtime activists - the Children's Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair - discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 3 of 3 (Episode #2978)

KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks MLK - the man and his legacy - with Dr. Clayborne Carson, director of Stanford University's Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute. Carson reflects on the 1963 march - his first demonstration - and one of its complex and multifaceted leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tavis also chats with Martin Luther King III and Rev. Bernice King. Two of Dr. King's three surviving children talk about the legacy of their activist father.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 29, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 2 of 3 (Episode #2977)

KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Dr. Algernon Austin from the Economic Policy Institute, who summarizes the EPI's "The Unfinished March" report, which addresses changes that have - or have not - occurred in the 50 years since the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Tavis also talks with Marian Wright Edelman of the Children's Defense Fund and history professor Dr. Mary Frances Berry. The two longtime activists - the Children's Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair - discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 1 of 3 (Episode #2976)

KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis kicks off programming in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington with historian Taylor Branch. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the three-part history of the civil rights movement and its most charismatic leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sets the frame for the 1963 march. Tavis also chats with Rep. John Lewis. The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement - as a then-23-year-old student leader - in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 2 of 3 (Episode #2977)

KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Dr. Algernon Austin from the Economic Policy Institute, who summarizes the EPI's "The Unfinished March" report, which addresses changes that have - or have not - occurred in the 50 years since the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Tavis also talks with Marian Wright Edelman of the Children's Defense Fund and history professor Dr. Mary Frances Berry. The two longtime activists - the Children's Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair - discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 1 of 3 (Episode #2976)

KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis kicks off programming in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington with historian Taylor Branch. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the three-part history of the civil rights movement and its most charismatic leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sets the frame for the 1963 march. Tavis also chats with Rep. John Lewis. The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement - as a then-23-year-old student leader - in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 2 of 3 (Episode #2977)

KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Dr. Algernon Austin from the Economic Policy Institute, who summarizes the EPI's "The Unfinished March" report, which addresses changes that have - or have not - occurred in the 50 years since the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Tavis also talks with Marian Wright Edelman of the Children's Defense Fund and history professor Dr. Mary Frances Berry. The two longtime activists - the Children's Defense Fund founder and the former Civil Rights Commission chair - discuss the work being done to make the goals of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom a reality.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 28, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 1 of 3 (Episode #2976)

KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis kicks off programming in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington with historian Taylor Branch. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the three-part history of the civil rights movement and its most charismatic leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sets the frame for the 1963 march. Tavis also chats with Rep. John Lewis. The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement - as a then-23-year-old student leader - in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.

Episode #2975

KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with tennis great Jimmy Connors about his life and legacy. The International Tennis Hall of Famer recounts stories from his no-holds-barred memoir, The Outsider. (Originally aired on July 9, 2013)

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 1 of 3 (Episode #2976)

KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis kicks off programming in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington with historian Taylor Branch. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the three-part history of the civil rights movement and its most charismatic leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sets the frame for the 1963 march. Tavis also chats with Rep. John Lewis. The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement - as a then-23-year-old student leader - in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2975

KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with tennis great Jimmy Connors about his life and legacy. The International Tennis Hall of Famer recounts stories from his no-holds-barred memoir, The Outsider. (Originally aired on July 9, 2013)

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, part 1 of 3 (Episode #2976)

KQED World: Mon, Aug 26, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis kicks off programming in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington with historian Taylor Branch. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the three-part history of the civil rights movement and its most charismatic leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sets the frame for the 1963 march. Tavis also chats with Rep. John Lewis. The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement - as a then-23-year-old student leader - in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 27, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2975

KQED World: Mon, Aug 26, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with tennis great Jimmy Connors about his life and legacy. The International Tennis Hall of Famer recounts stories from his no-holds-barred memoir, The Outsider. (Originally aired on July 9, 2013)

Episode #2974Z

KQED World: Mon, Aug 26, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy-nominated actor Johnny Galecki, who reflects on his role in the hit TV show that revitalized sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory; and with steel guitarist Robert Randolph. The musician Rolling Stone lists as one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" reflects on the making of his latest CD, "Lickety Split."

Episode #2975

KQED World: Mon, Aug 26, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with tennis great Jimmy Connors about his life and legacy. The International Tennis Hall of Famer recounts stories from his no-holds-barred memoir, The Outsider. (Originally aired on July 9, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 26, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2974Z

KQED World: Sat, Aug 24, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy-nominated actor Johnny Galecki, who reflects on his role in the hit TV show that revitalized sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory; and with steel guitarist Robert Randolph. The musician Rolling Stone lists as one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" reflects on the making of his latest CD, "Lickety Split."

Episode #2975

KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with tennis great Jimmy Connors about his life and legacy. The International Tennis Hall of Famer recounts stories from his no-holds-barred memoir, The Outsider. (Originally aired on July 9, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 26, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 24, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2974Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Emmy-nominated actor Johnny Galecki, who reflects on his role in the hit TV show that revitalized sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory; and with steel guitarist Robert Randolph. The musician Rolling Stone lists as one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" reflects on the making of his latest CD, "Lickety Split."

Episode #2973Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with award-winning comedienne-actress Carol Burnett about her book celebrating her daughter, Carrie and Me. (Originally aired on May 7, 2013)

Episode #2974Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy-nominated actor Johnny Galecki, who reflects on his role in the hit TV show that revitalized sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory; and with steel guitarist Robert Randolph. The musician Rolling Stone lists as one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" reflects on the making of his latest CD, "Lickety Split."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2973Z

KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with award-winning comedienne-actress Carol Burnett about her book celebrating her daughter, Carrie and Me. (Originally aired on May 7, 2013)

Episode #2974Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Emmy-nominated actor Johnny Galecki, who reflects on his role in the hit TV show that revitalized sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory; and with steel guitarist Robert Randolph. The musician Rolling Stone lists as one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" reflects on the making of his latest CD, "Lickety Split."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 23, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2973Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with award-winning comedienne-actress Carol Burnett about her book celebrating her daughter, Carrie and Me. (Originally aired on May 7, 2013)

Episode #2972

KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks to Stax Records' soul legend Booker T. The four-time Grammy winner reflects on his five decades in the music business and his latest project, "Sound the Alarm." (Originally aired on June 27, 2013)

Episode #2973Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with award-winning comedienne-actress Carol Burnett about her book celebrating her daughter, Carrie and Me. (Originally aired on May 7, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2972

KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks to Stax Records' soul legend Booker T. The four-time Grammy winner reflects on his five decades in the music business and his latest project, "Sound the Alarm." (Originally aired on June 27, 2013)

Episode #2973Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with award-winning comedienne-actress Carol Burnett about her book celebrating her daughter, Carrie and Me. (Originally aired on May 7, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 22, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2972

KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks to Stax Records' soul legend Booker T. The four-time Grammy winner reflects on his five decades in the music business and his latest project, "Sound the Alarm." (Originally aired on June 27, 2013)

Episode #2971

KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with the man many believe is the greatest coach in the history of basketball, Phil Jackson. The legendary NBA coach sparks controversy with his new text, Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. (Originally aired on June 5, 2013)

Episode #2972

KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks to Stax Records' soul legend Booker T. The four-time Grammy winner reflects on his five decades in the music business and his latest project, "Sound the Alarm." (Originally aired on June 27, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2971

KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with the man many believe is the greatest coach in the history of basketball, Phil Jackson. The legendary NBA coach sparks controversy with his new text, Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. (Originally aired on June 5, 2013)

Episode #2972

KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks to Stax Records' soul legend Booker T. The four-time Grammy winner reflects on his five decades in the music business and his latest project, "Sound the Alarm." (Originally aired on June 27, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2971

KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with the man many believe is the greatest coach in the history of basketball, Phil Jackson. The legendary NBA coach sparks controversy with his new text, Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. (Originally aired on June 5, 2013)

Episode #2970

KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actress Eva Mendes about her latest feature film. The Training Day co-star talks about her role in the indie drama The Place Beyond the Pines. (Originally aired on April 3, 2013)

Episode #2971

KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with the man many believe is the greatest coach in the history of basketball, Phil Jackson. The legendary NBA coach sparks controversy with his new text, Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. (Originally aired on June 5, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2970

KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actress Eva Mendes about her latest feature film. The Training Day co-star talks about her role in the indie drama The Place Beyond the Pines. (Originally aired on April 3, 2013)

Episode #2971

KQED World: Mon, Aug 19, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with the man many believe is the greatest coach in the history of basketball, Phil Jackson. The legendary NBA coach sparks controversy with his new text, Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. (Originally aired on June 5, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2970

KQED World: Mon, Aug 19, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actress Eva Mendes about her latest feature film. The Training Day co-star talks about her role in the indie drama The Place Beyond the Pines. (Originally aired on April 3, 2013)

Episode #2969

KQED World: Mon, Aug 19, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with songstress Natalie Cole. The 9-time Grammy winner shares the backstory of her latest CD - her first-ever Spanish-language project, "Natalie Cole en Espanol." (Originally aired on June 25, 2013)

Episode #2970

KQED World: Mon, Aug 19, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actress Eva Mendes about her latest feature film. The Training Day co-star talks about her role in the indie drama The Place Beyond the Pines. (Originally aired on April 3, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 19, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2969

KQED World: Sat, Aug 17, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with songstress Natalie Cole. The 9-time Grammy winner shares the backstory of her latest CD - her first-ever Spanish-language project, "Natalie Cole en Espanol." (Originally aired on June 25, 2013)

Episode #2970

KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actress Eva Mendes about her latest feature film. The Training Day co-star talks about her role in the indie drama The Place Beyond the Pines. (Originally aired on April 3, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 19, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 17, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2969

KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with songstress Natalie Cole. The 9-time Grammy winner shares the backstory of her latest CD - her first-ever Spanish-language project, "Natalie Cole en Espanol." (Originally aired on June 25, 2013)

Episode #2968

KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Downton Abbey creator, Oscar winner Julian Fellowes, and one of the stars of the hit series, Elizabeth McGovern, who discuss their critically acclaimed and Emmy-winning period drama series. (Originally aired on June 12, 2013)

Episode #2969

KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with songstress Natalie Cole. The 9-time Grammy winner shares the backstory of her latest CD - her first-ever Spanish-language project, "Natalie Cole en Espanol." (Originally aired on June 25, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2968

KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Downton Abbey creator, Oscar winner Julian Fellowes, and one of the stars of the hit series, Elizabeth McGovern, who discuss their critically acclaimed and Emmy-winning period drama series. (Originally aired on June 12, 2013)

Episode #2969

KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with songstress Natalie Cole. The 9-time Grammy winner shares the backstory of her latest CD - her first-ever Spanish-language project, "Natalie Cole en Espanol." (Originally aired on June 25, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 16, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2968

KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Downton Abbey creator, Oscar winner Julian Fellowes, and one of the stars of the hit series, Elizabeth McGovern, who discuss their critically acclaimed and Emmy-winning period drama series. (Originally aired on June 12, 2013)

Episode #2967Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with singer-songwriter India.Arie. The four-time Grammy winner talks about her four-year absence from the public eye and her latest CD, "SongVersation." (Originally aired on June 20, 2013)

Episode #2968

KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Downton Abbey creator, Oscar winner Julian Fellowes, and one of the stars of the hit series, Elizabeth McGovern, who discuss their critically acclaimed and Emmy-winning period drama series. (Originally aired on June 12, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2967Z

KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with singer-songwriter India.Arie. The four-time Grammy winner talks about her four-year absence from the public eye and her latest CD, "SongVersation." (Originally aired on June 20, 2013)

Episode #2968

KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Downton Abbey creator, Oscar winner Julian Fellowes, and one of the stars of the hit series, Elizabeth McGovern, who discuss their critically acclaimed and Emmy-winning period drama series. (Originally aired on June 12, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2967Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with singer-songwriter India.Arie. The four-time Grammy winner talks about her four-year absence from the public eye and her latest CD, "SongVersation." (Originally aired on June 20, 2013)

Episode #2966Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with legendary musician Stephen Stills about his latest release. One of rock music's most enduring figures, Stills reflects on his five decades in the business. (Originally aired on April 5, 2013)

Episode #2967Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with singer-songwriter India.Arie. The four-time Grammy winner talks about her four-year absence from the public eye and her latest CD, "SongVersation." (Originally aired on June 20, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2966Z

KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with legendary musician Stephen Stills about his latest release. One of rock music's most enduring figures, Stills reflects on his five decades in the business. (Originally aired on April 5, 2013)

Episode #2967Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with singer-songwriter India.Arie. The four-time Grammy winner talks about her four-year absence from the public eye and her latest CD, "SongVersation." (Originally aired on June 20, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 14, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2966Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with legendary musician Stephen Stills about his latest release. One of rock music's most enduring figures, Stills reflects on his five decades in the business. (Originally aired on April 5, 2013)

Episode #2965

KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with lifelong social activist Grace Lee Boggs. The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change. (Originally aired on June 21, 2013)

Episode #2966Z

KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with legendary musician Stephen Stills about his latest release. One of rock music's most enduring figures, Stills reflects on his five decades in the business. (Originally aired on April 5, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2965

KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with lifelong social activist Grace Lee Boggs. The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change. (Originally aired on June 21, 2013)

Episode #2966Z

KQED World: Mon, Aug 12, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with legendary musician Stephen Stills about his latest release. One of rock music's most enduring figures, Stills reflects on his five decades in the business. (Originally aired on April 5, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 13, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2965

KQED World: Mon, Aug 12, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with lifelong social activist Grace Lee Boggs. The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change. (Originally aired on June 21, 2013)

Episode #2964

KQED World: Mon, Aug 12, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with writer-director Joss Whedon, the man behind such acclaimed projects as The Avengers and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The Oscar-nominated writer and series showrunner talks about his latest projects: the film Much Ado About Nothing and the upcoming series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Originally aired on June 6, 2013)

Episode #2965

KQED World: Mon, Aug 12, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with lifelong social activist Grace Lee Boggs. The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change. (Originally aired on June 21, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 12, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2964

KQED World: Sat, Aug 10, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with writer-director Joss Whedon, the man behind such acclaimed projects as The Avengers and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The Oscar-nominated writer and series showrunner talks about his latest projects: the film Much Ado About Nothing and the upcoming series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Originally aired on June 6, 2013)

Episode #2965

KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with lifelong social activist Grace Lee Boggs. The legendary figure in the struggle for justice in America shares some of the lessons learned about activism and social change. (Originally aired on June 21, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 12, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 10, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2964

KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with writer-director Joss Whedon, the man behind such acclaimed projects as The Avengers and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The Oscar-nominated writer and series showrunner talks about his latest projects: the film Much Ado About Nothing and the upcoming series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Originally aired on June 6, 2013)

Episode #2963

KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Harrison Ford. The Oscar-nominated actor describes lessons learned from portraying Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey in the Jackie Robinson biopic, 42. (Originally aired on April 18, 2013)

Episode #2964

KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with writer-director Joss Whedon, the man behind such acclaimed projects as The Avengers and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The Oscar-nominated writer and series showrunner talks about his latest projects: the film Much Ado About Nothing and the upcoming series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Originally aired on June 6, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2963

KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Harrison Ford. The Oscar-nominated actor describes lessons learned from portraying Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey in the Jackie Robinson biopic, 42. (Originally aired on April 18, 2013)

Episode #2964

KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with writer-director Joss Whedon, the man behind such acclaimed projects as The Avengers and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The Oscar-nominated writer and series showrunner talks about his latest projects: the film Much Ado About Nothing and the upcoming series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Originally aired on June 6, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 9, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2963

KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Harrison Ford. The Oscar-nominated actor describes lessons learned from portraying Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey in the Jackie Robinson biopic, 42. (Originally aired on April 18, 2013)

Episode #2962

KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with rapper Snoop Lion about his latest projects. The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg riffs on the revealing journey to Jamaica that prompted major changes in his life. (Originally aired on March 13, 2013)

Episode #2963

KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor Harrison Ford. The Oscar-nominated actor describes lessons learned from portraying Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey in the Jackie Robinson biopic, 42. (Originally aired on April 18, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2962

KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with rapper Snoop Lion about his latest projects. The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg riffs on the revealing journey to Jamaica that prompted major changes in his life. (Originally aired on March 13, 2013)

Episode #2963

KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor Harrison Ford. The Oscar-nominated actor describes lessons learned from portraying Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey in the Jackie Robinson biopic, 42. (Originally aired on April 18, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 8, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2962

KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with rapper Snoop Lion about his latest projects. The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg riffs on the revealing journey to Jamaica that prompted major changes in his life. (Originally aired on March 13, 2013)

Episode #2961

KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor and environmentalist Pierce Brosnan. The two-time Golden Globe nominee reflects on embracing new challenges in his latest film project, the romantic comedy, Love Is All You Need. (Originally aired on May 1, 2013)

Episode #2962

KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with rapper Snoop Lion about his latest projects. The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg riffs on the revealing journey to Jamaica that prompted major changes in his life. (Originally aired on March 13, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2961

KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor and environmentalist Pierce Brosnan. The two-time Golden Globe nominee reflects on embracing new challenges in his latest film project, the romantic comedy, Love Is All You Need. (Originally aired on May 1, 2013)

Episode #2962

KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with rapper Snoop Lion about his latest projects. The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg riffs on the revealing journey to Jamaica that prompted major changes in his life. (Originally aired on March 13, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 7, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2961

KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor and environmentalist Pierce Brosnan. The two-time Golden Globe nominee reflects on embracing new challenges in his latest film project, the romantic comedy, Love Is All You Need. (Originally aired on May 1, 2013)

Episode #2960

KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Taylor Branch about his latest text, The King Years. The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explains his latest text, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

Episode #2961

KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor and environmentalist Pierce Brosnan. The two-time Golden Globe nominee reflects on embracing new challenges in his latest film project, the romantic comedy, Love Is All You Need. (Originally aired on May 1, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2960

KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Taylor Branch about his latest text, The King Years. The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explains his latest text, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

Episode #2961

KQED World: Mon, Aug 5, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor and environmentalist Pierce Brosnan. The two-time Golden Globe nominee reflects on embracing new challenges in his latest film project, the romantic comedy, Love Is All You Need. (Originally aired on May 1, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 6, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2960

KQED World: Mon, Aug 5, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Taylor Branch about his latest text, The King Years. The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explains his latest text, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

Episode #2959

KQED World: Mon, Aug 5, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe winner - and 2013 Emmy nominee - actress Laura Dern, who talks about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

Episode #2960

KQED World: Mon, Aug 5, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Taylor Branch about his latest text, The King Years. The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explains his latest text, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 5, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2959

KQED World: Sat, Aug 3, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe winner - and 2013 Emmy nominee - actress Laura Dern, who talks about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

Episode #2960

KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Taylor Branch about his latest text, The King Years. The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explains his latest text, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 5, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 3, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #2959

KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe winner - and 2013 Emmy nominee - actress Laura Dern, who talks about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

Episode #2958

KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor-writer-director Ethan Hawke. The multiple Oscar nominee talks about his latest feature release, the highly anticipated Before Midnight - which he also co-wrote.

Episode #2959

KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe winner - and 2013 Emmy nominee - actress Laura Dern, who talks about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2958

KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor-writer-director Ethan Hawke. The multiple Oscar nominee talks about his latest feature release, the highly anticipated Before Midnight - which he also co-wrote.

Episode #2954

KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Tavis talks with Sir Ben Kingsley about his latest film role. The Oscar-winning actor discusses his villainous role in the latest installment of Marvel Comics' Iron Man action adventure feature series. (Originally aired on May 2, 2013)

Episode #2959

KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Golden Globe winner - and 2013 Emmy nominee - actress Laura Dern, who talks about her character in the HBO series, Enlightened, which she also co-created.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 2, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2958

KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor-writer-director Ethan Hawke. The multiple Oscar nominee talks about his latest feature release, the highly anticipated Before Midnight - which he also co-wrote.

Episode #2957

KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Mary Williams, author of The Last Daughter, and her mother, Hollywood icon - and 2013 Emmy nominee - Jane Fonda. The writer and her Oscar-winning actress-mom describe how an encounter at a summer camp many years ago transformed both their lives forever.

Episode #2958

KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor-writer-director Ethan Hawke. The multiple Oscar nominee talks about his latest feature release, the highly anticipated Before Midnight - which he also co-wrote.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #2957

KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Mary Williams, author of The Last Daughter, and her mother, Hollywood icon - and 2013 Emmy nominee - Jane Fonda. The writer and her Oscar-winning actress-mom describe how an encounter at a summer camp many years ago transformed both their lives forever.

Episode #2958

KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Tavis talks with actor-writer-director Ethan Hawke. The multiple Oscar nominee talks about his latest feature release, the highly anticipated Before Midnight - which he also co-wrote.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 1, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
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