Faces of America "Becoming American" on WXXI-TV

Wed, 02/17/2010 - 8:00pm

Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. unravels the American tapestry, following the threads of his guests’ lives back to their origins around the globe. Join us for part two of four.

An Evening With Smokey Robinson

Sun, 02/07/2010 - 11:00pm

Gwen Ifill talks with Smokey Robinson, giving viewers an insider’s look at the life and career of the Motown legend.

Need to Know: John Robinson

Sun, 01/24/2010 - 12:30pm

Born a congenital amputee, John Robinson is living the life of his dreams. He shares his story with Need to Know.

1370 Connection: John Robinson

Host Bob Smith talks with John Robinson, who was born a congenital amputee but never let that slow him down.

Dr. Brad Berk

Fri, 01/08/2010 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

Dr. Brad Berk, CEO-on-leave from the University of Rochester Medical Center, talks one-on-one with host Julie Philipp.  Dr. Berk talks candidly about his spinal cord injury and how it has affected him both personally and professionally. Click Here to listen to an excerpt from the program.


Governor Paterson's State of the State Address

Wed, 01/06/2010 - 12:00pm

Tune in to AM 1370 for special commentary at 12 p.m., and the Governor's speech at 1 p.m.

Independent Lens "Hip Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhythm

Tue, 01/26/2010 - 10:00pm

An in-depth look at the sexism, violence and homophobia in rap music and hip-hop culture through the lens of a former college star athlete.

Globe Trekker "Volcanoes, Ring of Fire"

Thu, 01/14/2010 - 10:00pm

Join the Globe Trekkers as they explore the world's most spectacular volcanoes.

Austin City Limits: Mos Def/ K'naan

Sun, 01/17/2010 - 12:00am

Canadian-Somali poet, rapper and musician, K'naan, performs on Austin City Limits.

A Night of Smiles

Thu, 12/31/2009 - 11:00pm

Retired Classical 91.5 host Mordecai Lipshutz returns to ring in the New Year.

Dialogue on Disability Programming on Reachout Radio

WXXI's 24-hour radio reading service for those who are visually impaired, Reachout Radio presents special programming in honor of Dialogue on Disability week.

Dragon Tales

Mon, 01/18/2010 - 12:30pm

In these three special episodes the Dragon Tales gang learns about the special abilities of their new friend Lorca, who happens to be in a wheelchair.

Curious George: Pinata Vision

Tue, 01/19/2010 - 8:00am

George experiences the world through smell, sound, taste and touch as he searches for Charkie blindfolded.

Gearing Up

Sun, 01/31/2010 - 11:00pm

Get caught up as four teams from around the country head to the 2008 FIRST Robotics Regional Competition.

Shaken: Journey into the Mind of Parkinson's Patient

Thu, 01/21/2010 - 10:30pm

This Dialogue on Disability special features a patient with Parkinson's.

Living with Fragile X

Thu, 01/21/2010 - 9:30pm

An intimate look at the lives of several families who live with a member affected by fragile X syndrome.

Body and Soul: Diana & Kathy

Wed, 01/20/2010 - 10:00pm

A rare look at a friendship between two people who have disabilities—and their tireless activism for the rights of all people who have disabilities.

Soundprint Presents: Deaf and Proud

Wed, 01/20/2010 - 8:30pm

A glimpse into deaf culture through the stories of those who live it.

Soundprints' After Graduation: Meeting Special Needs

Wed, 01/20/2010 - 8:00pm

Take a look at how some schools and universities are trying to ease the transition of learning disabled students to a life after graduation.

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