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Maya Angelou, Smokey Robinson Among 2017 Black History Month Features

Published on February 2, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

NPT is observing Black History Month with new programs celebrating the lives and accomplishments of African Americans. This year’s offerings include a new profile of Maya Angelou; a Smokey Robinson special, a new Henry Louis Gates Jr. series; and The Talk, an insightful documentary about conversations parents of color feel they must have with their […]

Star of ‘A Chef’s Life’ Returns to Nashville; New Season Begins Oct. 8

Published on September 30, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

Vivian Howard has chronicled her adventures as a farm-to-table restaurateur for three seasons of A Chef’s Life. Howard won the 2016 James Beard Foundation Award for Outstanding Television Personality; A Chef’s Life has also received a Daytime Emmy Award (2015) and a Peabody Award (2014). In the fourth season, Howard continues her culinary trek through […]