Grove, The Previous Broadcasts
KQED 9: Tue, Jun 19, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
More Americans have been lost to AIDS than in all the US wars since 1900. And the pandemic has killed 22 million people worldwide. But few know about the existence of the National AIDS Memorial, a 7-acre grove hidden in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. This program chronicles this garden's transformation from a neglected eyesore to landscaped sanctuary to national memorial. The film shows how a community in crisis found healing and remembrance, and how the seeds of a few visionary environmentalists blossomed into something larger than they could have imagined. But as the Grove's stakeholders seek broader public recognition through an international design competition, a battle erupts over what constitutes an appropriate memorial for the AIDS pandemic. What does it mean to be a national memorial? And how do we mark a time of unimaginable loss?
- KQED World: Mon, Jun 25, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
- KQED World: Sun, Jun 24, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
- KQED Life: Fri, Jun 22, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
- KQED Life: Thu, Jun 21, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
- KQED 9: Wed, Jun 20, 2012 -- 5:00 AM