This Week on the Tube

If you are going to watch the vile thing, take a gander at some fare that will add to your feeling for the times of this course. I have tried to select either histories or films that depict life at a particular time in the century.

There are a variety of cable systems serving our area so I cannot post channel. You will need to match network with channel in your area.

Any of these are suitable for the Video option on the "Getting to know the 20th Century" assignment.


A&E = Arts and Entertainment Network
AMC = American Movie Channel
HBO = Home Box Office
HST = History Channel
MPT = Maryland Public Television (broadcast channel 22)
TCM = Turner Classic Movies
TDC = The Discovery Channel
TLC = The Learning Channel
TMC = The Movie Channel
TNT = Turner Network Television
WETA = Public Television (broadcast channel 26)
WHUT = Public Television (broadcast channel 32)
TCM = Turner Classic Movies
MC = The Military Channel
BET = Black Entertainment Television

Week of April 25-29

Wednesday, April 27

1:30 AM, WETA. American Experience: The Stonewall Uprising (1 1/2 hours)
10 PM, MPT. Freedom Songs: The Music of the Civil Rights Movement (1 1/2 hours)


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