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Cuba: The Next Revolution (Episode #102H)

KQED World: Fri, Apr 29, 2011 -- 9:00 AM

In Cuba, Professor Gates finds out how the culture, religion, politics and music of this island are inextricably linked to the huge amount of slave labor imported to produce its enormously profitable 19th century sugar industry, and how race and racism have fared since Fidel Castro's Communist revolution in 1959.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 29, 2011 -- 12:00 PM

Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided (Episode #101H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 27, 2011 -- 7:00 PM

In the Dominican Republic, Professor Gates explores how race has been socially constructed in a society whose people reflect centuries of inter-marriage, and how the country's troubled history with Haiti informs notions about racial classification. In Haiti, Professor Gates tells the story of the birth of the first-ever black republic, and finds out how the slaves' hard fought liberation over Napoleon Bonaparte's French Empire became a double-edged sword.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Apr 28, 2011 -- 1:00 AM

Cuba: The Next Revolution (Episode #102H)

KQED 9: Tue, Apr 26, 2011 -- 8:00 PM

In Cuba, Professor Gates finds out how the culture, religion, politics and music of this island are inextricably linked to the huge amount of slave labor imported to produce its enormously profitable 19th century sugar industry, and how race and racism have fared since Fidel Castro's Communist revolution in 1959.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 29, 2011 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Apr 27, 2011 -- 2:00 AM

Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided (Episode #101H)

KQED 9: Tue, Apr 19, 2011 -- 8:00 PM

In the Dominican Republic, Professor Gates explores how race has been socially constructed in a society whose people reflect centuries of inter-marriage, and how the country's troubled history with Haiti informs notions about racial classification. In Haiti, Professor Gates tells the story of the birth of the first-ever black republic, and finds out how the slaves' hard fought liberation over Napoleon Bonaparte's French Empire became a double-edged sword.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Apr 28, 2011 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 22, 2011 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, Apr 22, 2011 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Apr 20, 2011 -- 2:00 AM
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    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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