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Books

13 Diverse Authors Nominated for PBS’s ‘The Great American Read’

All of these authors are people of color who deserve recognition for the breadth of their literary masterpieces in spite of the challenges they've faced.

Books

19 ‘Great American Read’ Picks That Have Been Made Into Classic Movies

"The Great American Read" premieres Tuesday, May 22 at 8/7c on PBS stations. Here's a sneak peek at nominated books have been adapted into classic movies.

News

New PBS Series to Determine America’s Favorite Book

Reality television takes on books via 'The Great American Read' from PBS, further pronouncements from 'Blade Runner 2049,' and more in our Daily Blunt.

News

Funding for NPR, PBS Rescued By Congress Democrats – For Now

The Trump Administration continues to threaten programs and organizations that do our country good. This and more in today's Daily Blunt.

Culture

Eyes on the Prize: The PBS Series That Gave a Voice to Black America

Jon Else's book True South looks at the groundbreaking PBS documentary 'Eyes on the Prize' and how it offered a vital new look at the Civil Rights movement.

Culture

Accessory to History: The Worth of Wardrobe on ‘Downton Abbey’

Mary Chamberlain, author of The Dressmaker's War, discusses the importance of fashion to the forefront of the ‘Downton Abbey’ conversation.