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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Helen Thorpe, Journalist/Author (#810) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Helen Thorpe is an author and journalist who has been a staff writer for the New York Observer, The New Yorker, and Texas Monthly. She has also been published in the New York Times Magazine, Slate and numerous other publications. Her radio stories have aired on This American Life and Sound Print. Her latest book, The Newcomers, hits shelves on November 14th.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me

Khizr Khan, Activist/Author (#815) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Khizr Khan is the Gold Star father, author, and a Constitutional Rights Advocate. He attended Punjab University Law School in Pakistan before moving to the US where he attended Harvard Law. In 2016, he and his wife Ghazala spoke at the Democratic National Convention. Khan's latest book is titled An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me

Peter Baker, Journalist (#816) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Peter Baker is the chief White House correspondent for the New York Times and a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine. He has covered the presidencies of Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and is currently covering President Donald Trump. Before joining The Times in 2008 he spent 20 years writing for The Washington Post. Baker has written four books. His most recent is titled Obama: The Call of History.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me

Jim Gaffigan, Comedian/Author (#808) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Daniel Handler, also known as Lemony Snicket, is a bestselling and award-winning author. He has written many novels including We Are Pirates, The Basic Eight, Watch Your Mouth, Adverbs and Why We Broke Up, a 2012 Michael L. Printz Honor Book. Under the pen name Lemony Snicket, he created the thirteen-volume sequence A Series of Unfortunate Events and the four-book series All the Wrong Questions. His latest novel is titled All the Dirty Parts.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me

Nicole Krauss, Author (#809) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Nicole Krauss is the author of Great House, a finalist for the National Book Award; the New York Times bestseller The History of Love; and Man Walks into a Room. She was selected as one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists in 2007 and named to The New Yorker's "Twenty Under Forty" list in 2010. Her fiction has been published in The New Yorker, Harper's, Esquire, and Best American Short Stories, and her books have been translated into more than thirty-five languages.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 19, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me

Lyle Lovett, Singer/Actor (#801) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Lyle Lovett is a singer, composer and actor. Since his self-titled debut in 1986, Lovett has released 14 albums that fuse elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues. He has won four Grammy Awards, including Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album. Lovett was also named Texas State Musician.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 26, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you’re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.