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Desert X (#1307H) Duration: 52:00 STEREO TVG

The vast, strange, sometimes contradictory world of the urban desert and its people are explored in 11 public art exhibits and their respective locations scattered throughout Coachella Valley. Art includes Will Boone's "Monument," an underground bunker off Ramon Road in Rancho Mirage and Phillip K. Smith III's "Circle of Land and Sky" in Palm Desert. Desert X is a site-specific biennial exhibition that first took place in the spring of 2017 where artists from different parts of the world were invited to create work in response to the unique conditions of the Coachella Valley.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 1, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 2, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me

How We Are (#1308H) Duration: 29:08 STEREO TVPG

Two short films look at living with disability. A View from the Window An immersive glimpse of a school day through the eyes of deaf children. Hale This film chronicles the current life and history of a disability rights pioneer. Hale Zukas, 73, has had cerebral palsy since birth. He attended the University of California at Berkeley as a math major, and is fluent in Russian. He was one of the founding members of the Center for Independent Living in Berkeley, the first group of its kind in the world dedicated to advocate for the rights of disabled people. He was appointed by President Jimmy Carter to serve on the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board in Washington and was instrumental in shaping the B.A.R.T. Accessibility Task Force to assist San Francisco Bay Area transit riders in gaining public access to transit systems.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 8, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 9, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me

FREE: The Power of Performance (#1205H) Duration: 57:56 STEREO TVPG

In a city infamous for violence and high drop out rates, Destiny Arts provides a safe place for Oakland, California, teens to come and share their stories and move their bodies. Each year, 20 diverse students are accepted into the program, where they spend months creating a performance based on their lives. This award-winning documentary follows five Oakland teens through a transformative year in the company.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 15, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 16, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me
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