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Diane Guerrero, Actor (Episode #708H)

KQED World: Sat, Jan 21, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Diane Guerrero is an actor on the hit shows Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin. She volunteers with the nonprofit Immigrant Legal Resource Center, as well as with Mi Familia Vota, an organization that promotes civic involvement. She has been named an Ambassador for Citizenship and Naturalization by the White House. Her first In the Country We Love recently hit the shelves.

Thomas Haden Church, Actor (Episode #712H)

KQED World: Mon, Jan 16, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Thomas Haden Church is an actor who first gained attention for six seasons on NBC's sitcom Wings, followed by two seasons starring opposite Debra Messing on Fox's Ned & Stacey. Other film and television roles have included parts in Spider-Man 3, Easy A and most recently the HBO TV series Divorce.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 16, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Maureen Dowd, Columnist and Best-Selling Author (Episode #702H)

KQED World: Sat, Jan 14, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Maureen Dowd is a best-selling author and a columnist for The New York Times. In 1999 Dowd won the Pulitzer Prize for her columns on the Monica Lewinsky scandal during the Clinton administration. She has most recently written The Year of Voting Dangerously: The Derangement of American Politics.

Marcus Samuelsson, Chef/Restaurateur (Episode #711)

KQED World: Mon, Jan 9, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Marcus Samuelsson is a chef and restaurateur who has written numerous cookbooks. In 2013, he won the James Beard Foundation award for Writing and Literature related to food. He was the youngest chef ever to receive a three-star restaurant review from the New York Times. His restaurant, Red Rooster, is located in Harlem, NY. His latest book, "The Red Rooster Cookbook" was released this October.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 9, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Gloria Steinem, Author and Political Activist (Episode #701H)

KQED World: Sat, Jan 7, 2017 -- 5:00 PM

Gloria Steinem is a writer, lecturer, political activist and feminist organizer. She is particularly interested in the shared origins of sex and race caste systems, gender roles and child abuse as roots of violence. She now lives in New York City and has just finished a book detailing her more than thirty years on the road as a feminist organizer. In this episode, she talks about the issues women face today, the progress that's been made and what we all can do to make the world a better place.

T.C. Boyle, Author (Episode #710)

KQED World: Mon, Jan 2, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

T.C. Boyle has published fifteen novels and ten volumes of short stories, including the PEN/Faulkner Award-winning World's End; The Tortilla Curtain, which was awarded France's prestigious Prix Medici etranger; and most recently, the New York Times bestseller The Harder They Come. His new novel The Terranauts was released this October.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 2, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
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      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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