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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 […]

Great NPT Docs from 2013 You Might`ve Missed (That You Can Watch Online Now)

Published on December 31, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

It was a great year for public affairs and history documentaries at Nashville Public Television. We brought you two new installments in our Tennessee Civil War 150 series, the first installment in our new NPT Reports: Aging Matters series, as well as new American Graduate and Children’s Health Crisis episodes. We even gave you a […]

NPT Productions Nab 10 Midsouth Regional Emmy Nominations.

Published on November 22, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Nashville Public Television productions picked up 10 nominations last night when the 28th Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards were announced at BMI on Music Row. Productions grabbing nods run the full gamut of NPT’s offerings, from public affairs programs like NPT Reports: Children’s Heath Crisis and Domestic Violence: Living in Fear, to historic programs like Tennessee […]

`Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War` Premieres February 21

Published on February 18, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

The latest documentary in our Emmy Award Winning TENNESSEE CIVIL WAR 150 series, LOOKING OVER JORDAN: AFRICAN-AMERICANS AND THE WAR,  premieres this Thursday, February 21 at 7:30 p.m., with a rebroadcast on Thursday, February 28 at 9:00 p.m. About the documentary: The Civil War began as a means of preserving the Union. But to nearly […]