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May 5, 2018
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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.
5:00 pm 
Trust Docs  "Adapting to Climate Change"  Climate change affects us all, and less-developed communities that are more closely tied to the land often suffer more directly from environmental transformation. The changes include dramatic fluctuation of water sources, diminishing crop yields, and failure of long-held farming techniques. Discover how community leaders are adjusting, engaging with the international community and seeking innovative methods and new technologies to find sustainable ways of living. D
5:30 pm 
Poetry In America  "Skyscraper - Carl Sandburg"  Elisa New considers the rise of the skyscraper-- and the emergence of the modernist poem-- in an episode featuring celebrated architect Frank Gehry, Chinese visionary and real estate developer Zhang Xin, poet Robert Polito, and student poets from around the United States. D
6:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Silver Valley Rising"  Once the richest silver producing region in the world, today the North Idaho valley is a Superfund site. Tomorrow, people are looking to a resort and tourism economy.G
6:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Journalist David Epstein: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Epstein is an award-winning sports journalist for ProPublica who wrote a bestselling book, The Sports Gene. He talks with host Marcia Franklin about why he wanted to write the book, as well as the research in it, which examines the role genetics plays in humans' ability to do well athletically.G
7:00 pm 
Young Voices for the Planet  "Olivia's Birds"  Eleven-year-old Olivia Bouler's deep connection with the natural world, in particular, with the Gulf of Mexico, drove her to create 500 bird paintings to raise $200,000 for Audubon's efforts to rescue birds after the BP Oil spill. Olivia goes further and visits congressmen and the Secretary of the Interior with her message: no offshore oil drilling, get off fossil fuels and invest in renewable energy.G
7:30 pm 
Stories In Thread   Stories in Thread focuses on Hmong Pa Dau or Story Cloths. The hand-made textiles are integral to what it means to be Hmong in America. The Hmong fought alongside American Soldiers and CIA operatives as a secret army in the Vietnam War. D
8:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Unbroken Glass"  When he was six years old, Dinesh Sabu's parents died. Raised by his siblings, he had little idea who his parents were or where he came from. Now as an adult with a burning curiosity, Dinesh sets out on a journey across the United States and India to piece together their story. Uncovering a silenced family history of mental illness, Dinesh confronts the legacy of having a schizophrenic mother who died by suicide, the reality of growing up an orphaned immigrant, and the trauma of these events. Can he reconcile these truths all while living in the specter of mental illness?G
9:00 pm 
I Am   What would you do if you found out that your child is gay? Having lost the opportunity to come out to her own mother, an Indian lesbian filmmaker, now living in the US, travels across India to meet with parents of other gay and lesbian South Asians. I AM is a personal and revealing film that journeys to a country where being gay was until very recently a criminal and punishable offence. With daring determination and humor, parents in India share untold stories of their gay and lesbian children that have thus far remained in the realm of secrecy and silence. D
10:00 pm 
Kurara Hokusai's Daughter   This program is about Oei, the daughter of celebrated ukiyo-e artist, Hokusai. She devoted her life to supporting her father's work. Eventually, she became an accomplished artist in her own right. D
11:30 pm 
Stories In Thread   Stories in Thread focuses on Hmong Pa Dau or Story Cloths. The hand-made textiles are integral to what it means to be Hmong in America. The Hmong fought alongside American Soldiers and CIA operatives as a secret army in the Vietnam War. D

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May 5, 2018
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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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