Arts and Culture

Chahinaz: What Rights for Women?

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 6:00pm

Chahinaz, a 20-year-old student in Algeria, has mixed feelings about the Western world and its values, but she admires the freedom of Western women.


Sat, 03/02/2013 - 8:00pm

Celebrate this first-ever retrospective of the 1965-66 primetime series “Hullabaloo.” 

In The Mind of a Chef MARATHON

Sat, 03/02/2013 - 12:30pm

Learn the history of the ramen noodle and other cooking adventures! 

Frank Lloyd Wright's Buffalo

Mon, 03/04/2013 - 9:00pm

More than a biography of America’s greatest architect, Frank Lloyd Wright's Buffalo is a story of family, friendship, and the meaning of home in American life. 

Downton Abbey, Season 3: Episode Six

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 9:00pm

Witness the changes that affect several key characters at Downton Abbey.

In Praise of “Backstage Pass” and an Invitation

When I first interviewed for a job here at WXXI in Rochester, one of the things I got to do was watch the making of the show Backstage Pass, hosted by Classical 91.5's music director Julia Figueras.

Independent Lens "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry"

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 9:00pm

Learn about the life and work of celebrated Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei. 

AMERICAN MASTERS "Sister Rosetta Tharpe"

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 7:00pm

Discover the life, music and influence of African-American gospel singer and guitar virtuoso Rosetta Tharpe. 

INDEPENDENT LENS: The Powerbroker: Whitney Young’s Fight for Civil Rights

Mon, 01/25/2016 - 10:00pm

Follow Whitney Young’s journey from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League. 

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