Tuesday at 8:00 p.m. on OPB TV
An exploration of Portland’s African American history with a focus on the turbulent 1960s, ’70s and early ’80s. At the time, issues surrounding urban renewal, school desegregation and brittle police relations were exploding both nationally and locally.
Photo: Courtesy of Cathy Cheney
Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. on OPB TV
Join community activists and city leaders for a live televised conversation. Hosted by Think Out Loud's David Miller, the discussion will focus on civil rights challenges Oregonians are still facing today.
Photo: Cathy Cheney
Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. on OPB TV
Icelandic puffins, social spiders in Ecuador and the corals of the Great Barrier Reef are explored.
Thursday at 8:00 p.m. on OPB TV
From Columbia to New England to Oregon, Andres Lopera shares the journey that lead him to become conductor of Portland's Metropolitan Youth Symphony. The paper mosaic work of Mary Wells is the story of her life, incorporating not only elements of landscape, but of memory and personal journey as well.
Oregon Art Beat: Episode #1614
April 23, 8 p.m. [OPB TV]
Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2603
April 23, 8:30 p.m. [OPB TV]