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AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America. Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.

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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 5:00 AM    "Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune" One of the most politically active singer-songwriters to emerge in the 1960s anti-Vietnam War era, Phil Ochs was inspired by Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger, but also by Elvis Presley and John Wayne. Ochs was vocal and visible, at political rallies, the Newport Folk Festival, and the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago. His protest lyrics - witty, topical, insightful and slightly haunting - are inseparable from those times. G
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 5:00 AM "Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 6:30 AM "Joan Baez: How Sweet The Sound" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 12:30 PM "Joan Baez: How Sweet The Sound" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 4:00 PM "Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 5:30 PM "Joan Baez: How Sweet The Sound" (WORLD)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 10:30 PM "Joan Baez: How Sweet The Sound" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Cab Calloway: Sketches" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Neil Young: Don't Be Denied" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Mar 30, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Philip Roth: Unmasked" (WORLD)
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