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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Great Conversations: Joe Nocera and Buzz Bissinger (#704) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Joe Nocera, long-time writer for the New York Times, discusses his book Indentured: The Inside Story of the Rebellions Against the NCAA. The book was sparked by a Times story he wrote in 2011, "Let's Start Paying the Players." Nocera talks with Buzz Bissinger, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Friday Night Lights and contributing editor at Vanity Fair. The program was recorded in April 2016 at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 25, 2016 -- 2:00am
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 28, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jul 28, 2016 -- 8:00am Remind me

Philippe De Montebello and Michael Kimmelman (#601) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

As director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Philippe de Montebello, nearly doubled the size of the museum, modernized its research, and helped establish new standards for museums worldwide. Now retired, this longest-serving director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, continues to be recognized as an authority and passionate observer of art. In this program he discusses his book, Rendez-vous with Art, which examines great works from museums around the world, with chief art critic for The New York Times Michael Kimmelman. Their conversation was recorded in October 2014 at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 1, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 4, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 4, 2016 -- 8:00am Remind me

Timothy Geithner and James Surowiecki (#602) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Timothy Geithner, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury and CEO of the Federal Reserve, served under President Obama during the 2008 financial crisis. In his book Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises, he takes readers behind the scenes of America's greatest period of economic distress since the Great Depression of the 1930. In this program, recorded in November 2014 at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum, Geithner discusses his book and the financial crisis with James Surowiecki, staff writer of "The Financial Page" at The New Yorker.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 11, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 11, 2016 -- 8:00am Remind me

Jessye Norman and Gloria Steinem (#603) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Two powerful voices for women and the arts come together in this program. Jessye Norman, recognized as one of the most versatile operatic singers of recent decades, talks with Ms. Magazine founder and feminist icon Gloria Steinem. The two discuss Norman's memoir Stand Up Straight and Sing!, which recalls the strong women who were her role models, and the importance of the arts and arts education. Their conversation was recorded in November 2014 at the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 15, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 18, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 18, 2016 -- 8:00am Remind me

David Boies and Jeffrey Toobin (#604) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

David Boies is a highly distinguished American trial lawyer who has litigated some of the highest profile cases in recent history talks with Jeffrey Toobin, prominent legal journalist, staff writer for The New Yorker, senior analyst for CNN, and author of The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court. The two discuss Boies' book Redeeming the Dream: The Case for Marriage Equality, a dramatic and up-close account of his arguments, and ultimate triumph, in the landmark Supreme Court case which struck down Proposition 8, reinstating the freedom to marry for gays and lesbians in California.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 22, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 8:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 6/27: DT9 PSIP issue for Over the Air viewers

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:50pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3 again. – – – – – (DT9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) Our Over the Air (OTA) signal for DT9 is still transmitting. However, we are aware that the PSIP information line in our OTA signal has stopped. Engineers […]

    • Mon 6/13: RESOLVED – KQED Plus (KQEH) Transmitter Off the Air (DT54.1 through 54.5)

      UPDATE: The signal was restored apx 5pm Monday. Most TVs will have recovered the signal on their own, but some viewers may need to do a rescan in order to re-acquire the signal. – – – – – – – – – – – – Our KQEH transmitter in the San Jose area has suffered […]

    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too