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American Masters

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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Saturday, Mar 1, 2014 - 5:00 AM    "Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth" Filmmakers trace the life of the author of The Color Purple from her birth in rural Georgia as a sharecropper's daughter through the violent racism and seismic social changes of the mid-20th century and the civil rights movement, to the present as she celebrates her 70th birthday. G
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Saturday, Mar 1, 2014 - 5:00 AM "Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Mar 1, 2014 - 11:00 AM "Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth" (WORLD)
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Friday, Apr 25, 2014 - 5:00 PM "A Fierce Green Fire" (WORLD)
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Friday, Apr 25, 2014 - 10:00 PM "A Fierce Green Fire" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 - 6:00 AM "A Fierce Green Fire" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 - 9:30 AM "A Fierce Green Fire" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 - 12:00 PM "A Fierce Green Fire" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014 - 11:00 PM "A Fierce Green Fire" (WORLD)
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Friday, Aug 1, 2014 - 6:00 PM "Margaret Mitchell: American Rebel" (WORLD)
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Friday, Aug 1, 2014 - 11:00 PM "Margaret Mitchell: American Rebel" (WORLD)
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