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JFK: American Experience Previous Broadcasts

Part Two (Episode #102H)

KQED World: Fri, Aug 26, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

Follow Kennedy into the White House through his assassination and the unfulfilled promise of his presidency. Offering fresh assessments of the successes and failures of his tenure, this episode features frank appraisals by administration officials, including John Siegenthaler, Thomas Hughes and Harris Wofford, civil rights leaders Andrew Young and Julian Bond, and journalists Evan Thomas and Richard Reeves.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 26, 2016 -- 11:00 AM

Part One (Episode #101)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 5:00 AM

Follow JFK's rise to power from his birth to his election as president in 1960 - the youngest man ever to be elected to the office. With illuminating interviews from family members including sister Jean Kennedy Smith, niece Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, historian Robert Dallek and author Robert Caro, this episode offers new insight into Kennedy's early years, from his transformation from a sickly youth to Washington's most eligible bachelor to the nation's president.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 11:00 AM

Part Two (Episode #102H)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 14, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Follow Kennedy into the White House through his assassination and the unfulfilled promise of his presidency. Offering fresh assessments of the successes and failures of his tenure, this episode features frank appraisals by administration officials, including John Siegenthaler, Thomas Hughes and Harris Wofford, civil rights leaders Andrew Young and Julian Bond, and journalists Evan Thomas and Richard Reeves.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 26, 2016 -- 11:00 AM

Part One (Episode #101)

KQED World: Sun, Aug 14, 2016 -- 7:00 PM

Follow JFK's rise to power from his birth to his election as president in 1960 - the youngest man ever to be elected to the office. With illuminating interviews from family members including sister Jean Kennedy Smith, niece Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, historian Robert Dallek and author Robert Caro, this episode offers new insight into Kennedy's early years, from his transformation from a sickly youth to Washington's most eligible bachelor to the nation's president.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 11:00 AM

Part Two (Episode #102H)

KQED 9: Tue, Aug 9, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Follow Kennedy into the White House through his assassination and the unfulfilled promise of his presidency. Offering fresh assessments of the successes and failures of his tenure, this episode features frank appraisals by administration officials, including John Siegenthaler, Thomas Hughes and Harris Wofford, civil rights leaders Andrew Young and Julian Bond, and journalists Evan Thomas and Richard Reeves.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 26, 2016 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 10, 2016 -- 3:00 AM

Part One (Episode #101)

KQED 9: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Follow JFK's rise to power from his birth to his election as president in 1960 - the youngest man ever to be elected to the office. With illuminating interviews from family members including sister Jean Kennedy Smith, niece Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, historian Robert Dallek and author Robert Caro, this episode offers new insight into Kennedy's early years, from his transformation from a sickly youth to Washington's most eligible bachelor to the nation's president.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 9, 2016 -- 3:00 AM
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