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Peter Coyote's The Rainman's Third Cure (#418) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

With the guiding metaphor drawn from a line in an early Bob Dylan song, Coyote's new spiritual biography is the tale of a young man's journey that leads him from the privileged halls of power to Greenwich Village bars, jail and the White House. In this energetic, reflective and intelligent memoir, The Rainman's Third Cure is the way out of the box.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 10:00am Remind me

Graeme Simsion's The Rosie Effect (#419) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

In the sequel to Simsion's wildly popular The Rosie Project, Don Tillman and Rosie Jarman are happily married and living in New York. But - surprise! - Rosie is pregnant. Don sets about learning the protocols of becoming a father, but his unusual research style gets him into trouble with the law. Fortunately his best friend Gene is on hand to offer advice: he's left Claudia and moved in with Don and Rosie.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 10:00am Remind me

William Gibson's The Peripheral (#420) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

William Ford Gibson is considered one of the best-known science fiction writers in North America, is out with a new novel, The Peripheral. He has written or collaborated on 12 novels and a number of short stories. He has been called the "noir prophet" of cyberpunk and is often credited with coining the word cyberspace. His first novel, Neuromancer, won the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award and the Hugo Award after it was published in 1984.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 10:00am Remind me

Joyce Carol Oates' The Sacrifice (#421) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

New York Times bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates returns with an incendiary novel that illuminates the tragic impact of sexual violence, racism, brutality, and power on innocent lives and probes the persistence of stereotypes, the nature of revenge, the complexities of truth, and our insatiable hunger for sensationalism.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 10:00am Remind me

Stein's A Sudden Light (#422) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

The author of The Art of Racing in the Rain pens a new novel, this one centering on four generations of a once terribly wealthy and influential timber family who have fallen from grace. Spellbinding and atmospheric, A Sudden Light is rich with unconventional characters, scenes of transcendent natural beauty, and unforgettable moments of emotional truth that reflect Garth Stein's outsized capacity for empathy and keen understanding of human motivation-a triumphant work of a master storyteller at the height of his power.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 10:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

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

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too