Upcoming Broadcasts:

Joseph O'neill, "The Dog" (#405) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

"The Dog" is one of 13 longlisted novels for this year's Man Booker Prize. O'Neill's 2009 novel "Netherland" won the Pen Faulkner award for fiction. He's also the author of "Blood-Dark Track: A Family History," about his Turkish and Irish grandfathers' encounters with political violence.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 4:00am
  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 28, 2014 -- 10:00am

Anthony Doerr, All The Light We Cannot See (#334) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Elizabeth Gilbert, The Sig. of All Things (#324) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A novel that follows brilliant botanist Alma Whittaker on a voyage of science and desire that spans most of the 19th century.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Ruth Ozeki, A Tale for the Time Being (#327) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

The journal of a despairing Japanese teen washes up on a Candian beach, uniting its writer and reader in this remarkable multi-layered novel.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Robin Oliveira, I Always Loved You (#336) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Writing about a young Mary Cassatt, Oliveira re-creates the world of Belle Epoque Paris, writing with grace and uncommon insight into the passion and foibles of the human heart.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Dinaw Mengestu, All Our Names (#332) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A deep tale of Africa, immigrants, love and friendship from award-winning author Mengestu.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Amy Bloom, "Lucky Us" (#406) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

This past fall, Amy Bloom's new novel "Lucky Us" was the lead fiction title for her publisher, Random House. In addition to being a critically acclaimed novelist and a trained psychotherapist, Bloom is the co-creator of the Lifetime TV show "State of Mind."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

James McBride, "The Good Lord Bird" (#407) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

James McBride is one of the most critically acclaimed African American authors working today. In 2013, he won the National Book Award for fiction for his latest novel "The Good Lord Bird," and his memoir "The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to his White Mother" was on the New York Times best-seller list for two years.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Jodi Picoult, "Leaving Time" (#408) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Jodi Picoult is one of America's most popular novelists. Her novels about families and relationships have sold an estimated 14 million copies worldwide, and two of her novels, "Nineteen Minutes" and "Change of Heart," debuted at No. 1 on the New York Times hardcover fiction list.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Paul Roberts, "The Impulse Society: America in the Age of Instant Gratification" (#409) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Author of "The End of Oil" and "The End of Food," Roberts writes about the intersections between economics, technology and the natural world. Publishers Weekly said "The End of Oil" "may well become for fossil fuels what "Fast Food Nation" was for food."

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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

    • Wed 10/15 morning: KQED Plus (KQEH) Over the Air signal down

      UPDATE: This problem has been resolved, and the OTA signal for the DT54 channels restored. (DT54.1 through 54.5) KQED Plus’ Over the Air transmission is currently off air via our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak northeast of San Jose. Technicians are working on the problem. No current estimate regarding how long this will exist. We […]

    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

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

KQED DTV Channels


Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs


Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 2710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH


Channel 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature


Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network


Channel 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too