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American Masters

Description

An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Ball, Buster Keaton, Lillian Gish and Leonard Bernstein (among others) won Emmys, and a study of the Algonquin Round Table won a 1987 Academy Award.

Upcoming Episodes

  • A profile of chef Jacques Pépin, who elevated essential kitchen techniques to an art form and became one of America's most beloved food icons. Along with James Beard and Julia Child, he helped change how Americans viewed the world of chefs, restaurants and food. (60 minutes)

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  • Alice Waters and Her Delicious Revolution

    This profile of Alice Waters charts the 'counter culinary' career of the proprietor of the legendary Berkeley, Cal., restaurant Chez Panisse. Waters, who launched Chez Panisse in 1971 because she wanted a place to 'eat with my friends,' expands on her social and environmental ethic throughout the hour, joined by writers R.W. Apple, Calvin Trillin, Michael Pollan, Eric Schlosser and Marian Cunningham, Gourmet-magazine editor Ruth Reichl and Chez Panisse suppliers. (60 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
    See our full program schedule.

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