Arts and Culture

Queen Victoria’s Empire: The Moral Crusade/The Scramble for Africa

Tue, 06/26/2012 - 8:00pm

Join us for the conclusion of Queen Victoria’s Empire.

Queen Victoria’s Empire: Engines of Change/Passage to India

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 8:00pm

Queen Victoria’s Empire is both the story of this remarkable time and an engaging portrait of a queen who ruled over a fifth of the world’s population.

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work: Head of State

Mon, 06/25/2012 - 10:00pm

Join Queen Elizabeth for the opening of Parliament and her historic visit to the Republic of Estonia.

Coronation Britain

Sun, 08/25/2013 - 8:00pm

This film documents the time span between the beginning of Queen Elizabeth II's reign — with the death of King George VI — and her coronation 16 months later.

Queen & Country

Sun, 07/01/2012 - 8:00pm

In 2012, all eyes are on Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s second longest-reigning monarch, as England marks Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee.

Ronnie Kroell is Out and Open Act One

Sat, 06/09/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In recognition LGBT Pride Month, join host Robert Hammond and his guest Ronnie Kroell for act one of Out and Open

Mornings, June 4-8

Brenda wakes you up with classical music, the Writer's Almanac, Composers Datebook, and a daily Mystery Piece at 6:40 a.m.

Monday, June 4

Greet the morning with J.S. Bach, Grieg, and Elgar’s Bavarian Dances.  On the Composers Datebook, Chadwick and Salonen go Greek ...

Secrets of the Manor House

Fri, 07/29/2011 - 8:00pm

Find out what really went on behind the stately walls of the British manor house a century ago. 

Brainiac Night

Wed, 06/13/2012 - 8:00pm

WXXI declares tonight Brainiac Night, and presents three programs that spotlight the amazing work of some brilliant individuals.