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April 3, 2017
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10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Pico Iyer, Travel Writer: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the former Time magazine reporter and author at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference. Iyer, who has just completed a book on the Dalai Lama called The Open Road, talks about his travels and writings.G
11:00 am 
Overheard with Evan Smith  "John Doe, Actor/Musician"  John Doe is an actor and musician who co-founded the Los Angeles punk band X. He has appeared in over 50 films and television productions including Great Balls of Fire!, Roadside Prophets, Roswell and more. His latest book, Under the Big Black Sun, explores the LA punk rock movement and its evolution. D
11:30 am 
Open Mind  "Literacy and Fake New"  Guest: Evan McMullin. Former presidential candidate Evan McMullin talks about his conservative manifesto. D
12:00 pm 
Nature  "Yosemite"  Yosemite Valley is a land forged in wildfire and sculpted by water, the delicate balance of these two elements are essential to the creatures and trees that call this land their home. But with climates changing and temperatures rising, the Sierras are under siege. Water is scarcer and the threat of fire is more common. D
1:00 pm 
Shifting Sands: On the Path to Sustainability   For more than a century, North America's giants in manufacturing (US Steel, Standard Oil and Bethlehem Steel) and preservationists battled over a 47-mile stretch of sandy shore along Lake Michigan that contains one of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet-the Indiana Dunes region. While the factories provided jobs and contributed to the community's economic growth, they also wiped out a tremendous amount of rare habitat, and polluted the waterways. In SHIFTING SANDS: ON THE PATH TO SUSTAINABILITY, the hour-long documentary takes a look at the decades-long effort to create the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore amid the presence of heavy industry along Lake Michigan. D
2:00 pm 
Racing to Zero: In Pursuit of Zero Waste   RACING TO ZERO presents a new way of looking at garbage. Instead of tossing waste into a landfill, what happens when a city treats garbage as a resource? This award-winning, film festival favorite answers this question by taking an upbeat, often humorous inside look at San Francisco's effort to eliminate all garbage going to landfill by the year 2020. As the people of San Francisco approach the last twenty percent of the city's goal, Racing to Zero follows the trail of trash behind-the-scenes to determine if zero waste can actually be achieved. D
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
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DW News   NULL
5:00 pm 
Jens Jensen The Living Green   Narrated by Jens Jensen's great-granddaughter, Jensen Wheeler Wolfe, the multi-award winning documentary JENS JENSEN THE LIVING GREEN profiles the unsung pioneering landscape architect who became one of America's most influential urban designers and early conservationists - shaping the Midwest's physical and cultural landscape in an enduring way. Danish-born Jensen rose from immigrant street sweeper in the 1880s to "dean of American landscape architects," as The New York Times called him upon his death in 1951. When Jensen arrived in Chicago in 1885, it was one of the fastest growing cities in human history, and one of the least livable, especially for the working poor. D
6:00 pm 
America's First Forest: Carl Schenck and the Asheville Experiment   The pivotal role played by pioneering forestry educator Carl Schenck and his founding of America's first school of forestry - the Biltmore Forest School - is examined. The documentary recounts how Schenck, a German forester, came to America in 1895 to manage the forests at George Vanderbilt's Biltmore Estate in western North Carolina. With more than 100,000 acres of woodland to oversee and replant, Schenck began hiring young men to help with the work. After three years of answering their questions while on the job, the forester decided to teach them in a more formal setting and established the first forestry school in the United States.G
7:00 pm 
Life on the Line  "Against All Odds"  For the Purcells, their fairy tale life came to a halt when the doctor diagnosed Pat with prostate cancer. As the second leading cause of cancer death, prostate cancer affects one in seven men. The Purcells are set to fight this deadly disease and explore every treatment option they could find. D
7:30 pm 
On Story  "Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships"  Rodrigo Garcia, whose credits include Albert Nobbs, Nine Lives, Mother and Child, and most recently, Last Days in the Desert, contemplates the importance of writing honest relationships in his work, and the visceral connection audiences have with stories about family. Followed by a short film from Faraday Okoro about a father and son who agree to a 'winner takes all' blitz chess game in order to settle a bet. D
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
9:30 pm 
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
America's First Forest: Carl Schenck and the Asheville Experiment   The pivotal role played by pioneering forestry educator Carl Schenck and his founding of America's first school of forestry - the Biltmore Forest School - is examined. The documentary recounts how Schenck, a German forester, came to America in 1895 to manage the forests at George Vanderbilt's Biltmore Estate in western North Carolina. With more than 100,000 acres of woodland to oversee and replant, Schenck began hiring young men to help with the work. After three years of answering their questions while on the job, the forester decided to teach them in a more formal setting and established the first forestry school in the United States.G

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Monday
April 3, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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