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Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Burt Wolf, an internationally syndicated television journalist and prolific public television host, provides an overview of the area and its history, then introduces the people, architecture, art, culture, food and tourist attractions of some of the world's most interesting locations. His relaxed, personable and irreverent style makes the episodes both informative and entertaining.

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Episode Description
Thursday, Nov 28, 2013 - 9:00 PM    "What Are They Eating in the Photograph" This program looks at a group of famous photographs that have something to do with eating and drinking, including Halsman's photo of Marilyn Monroe having a hamburger at a drive-in, Cartier-Bresson's picnic near Paris, Duncan's photo of Picasso at lunch. Burt, Jeff Rosenheim, a curator of photograph at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Andy Smith, the editor of the Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America and Kathryn Howard Oremland, a graduate of Sotheby's Institute of Art explain why each photograph is important, and the history and significance of the gastronomic elements. The recipe for each food is then demonstrated by a leading chef. D
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More Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions on LEARN/CREATE (MT)
Thursday, Nov 28, 2013 - 9:00 PM "What Are They Eating in the Photograph" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 30, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Christmas In Vienna, Austria" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 30, 2013 - 7:30 PM "Christmas In Vienna, Austria" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Taiwan - A Sense of Place - Part Three" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Dec 5, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Taiwan - A Sense of Place - Part Four" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Connecting The Dots In America" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Great Hotels of the World - Part 2" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Dec 14, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Winter In Valais, Switzerland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Dec 14, 2013 - 9:00 AM "Alaska" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Dec 14, 2013 - 7:30 PM "Winter In Valais, Switzerland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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