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KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)

Works: 992 works in 1,538 publications in 1 language and 35,002 library holdings
Genres: History  Film adaptations  Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Biography  Sources  Television adaptations  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BP75, 297.63
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Publications about KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)
Publications by KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)
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Muhammad legacy of a prophet ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,655 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the life Muhammad, born into a brutal world ruled by tribal vengeance. His teachings transformed this world in a mere 23 years and continue to be a growing influence in todays's world. Some American Muslims tell how Islam has helped shape their lives
Ethnic notions by Marlon T Riggs( visu )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
"Takes viewers on a disturbing voyage through American history, tracing the evolution of the deeply rooted stereotypes that have fueled anti-Black prejudice"--Container
Walking the Bible with Bruce Feiler ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,266 libraries worldwide
Follows author Bruce Feiler as he journeys by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel through some of the greatest stories ever told, the five books of Moses. Begins in the holy city of Jerusalem and travels to a possible site of the garden of Eden on the banks of the Tigris and Euphrates in Turkey. Climbs Mt. Ararat in search of Noah's ark and explores the sulfurous land by the Dead Sea, with its salt pillars called "Lot's wife." Visits the ancient ruins of Egyptian cities where the Israelites were said to toil under an oppressive pharaoh and examines the harsh environment of the Sinai, where the Israelites wandered for forty years. Intersperses dramatic scripture readings to bring viewers closer to the biblical settings
The Weather Underground by Sam Green( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
Thirty years ago, a group of young American radicals announced their intention to overthrow the U.S. government, attempting to incite a national revolution, while successfully evading one of the largest FBI manhunts in history
China from the inside ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Four short documentaries about contemporary China, focusing on political life, women, environmental degradation, and intellectual freedom therein
Nat Turner a troublesome property ( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 663 libraries worldwide
Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source, "The Confessions of Nat Turner", assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controversy over the Nat Turner story played out through history. Alvin Poussaint and Ossie Davis recall how Nat Turner became a hero in the Black community. Religious scholar Vincent Harding and legal scholar Martha Minow reflect on America's attitudes toward terrorism. One of the most bitter race battles of the 1960s is reexamined, when William Styron published his novel, The Confessions of Nat Turner
Remaking American medicine health care for the 21st century ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
This four-part television series examines our broken health care system. The films address critical health care issues facing America including patient safety, medical and medication errors, hospital-acquired infections, family-centered care, and the effective management of chronic disease. The program focuses on the advances in improving the quality of patient care and profiles of individuals who are committed to fixing a health care system that is estimated to kill up to 98,000 people a year. Changing the way health care is provided in the United States is a difficult but vital task, necessitating a working partnership between patients, families, and providers
The gold rush ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
At the end of 1853, San Francisco was a city on the move. It had twelve daily newspapers, nine insurance companies, consulates of twenty-seven foreign governments, and six-story buildings where sand dunes once stood. A few years earlier, San Francisco was just a sleepy little town. But the sight of gold in the rushing waters of the American River sent a ripple around the world and set the stage for an event that would forever change a city, a fledgling state, and the nation. Incorporating rare and exquisite daguerreotypes and original recreations, this film offers a vivid portrait of a seminal event in American's history
We the people : the Constitution in American life by Robert S Peck( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
The constitution in American life
Summer of love ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
A look into the hippie revolution of San Francisco during the '60s, and how the free love and music turned into a life of drug use, violence, and broken dreams
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
Irena Sendler : in the name of their mothers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
This is the story of 29-year-old Irena Sendler, who saw the suffering of Warsaw's Jews, reached out to her most trusted colleagues for help, and outwitted the Nazis during World War II. Together, they rescued over 2,500 Jewish children. Expertly captured is the will and character of the women of the resistance against the backdrop of occupied Poland
Slaying the dragon ( visu )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Describes racial and gender stereotyping of Asian women in U.S. motion pictures as well as other filmic media. Includes interviews with actresses and other Asian American women who describe their experiences of such stereotyping
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city by Armistead Maupin( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
In this chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s, the carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection
Isabel Allende the woman's voice in Latin-American literature ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Interview with writer Isabel Allende, niece of Salvador Allende
Bettina Gray speaks with Luis Valdez ( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Bettina Gray interviews Luis Valdez, the celebrated founder of the Teatro Campesino, the West Coast theatrical group that has given voice to the struggles of Chicano farm workers. As a child, Valdez picked fruit alongside his father in California's fertile valleys. In this program, he describes how he became a playwright and director and explains how his plays retrace the experience of Chicano families
Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean adventures voyage to Kure parts 1 & 2 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
This 6-part series will be shown on PBS in the Spring of 2006. Includes: Voyage To Kure (Parts I & II), The Gray Whale Obstacle Course, Sharks: At Risk, and America's Underwater Treasures (Parts I & II)
Girl trouble ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
"In the past decade, the San Francisco youth crime rate declined, the number of GIRLS in the Juvenile Justice System more than doubled. This film follows four years in the lives of three teenage girls caught up in San Francisco's Juvenile Justice System."--Title screens. This documentary tells the compelling stories of Stephanie, Shangra, and Sheila, opening a window onto the juvenile justice system, exposing its failure to break the cycle of poverty, crime, and incarceration that consumes vulnerable young women. Two programs are hightlighted: The Walden House SisterKin Project and The Center for Young Women's Development's Sisters Rising internship program, for pushing the boundaries when it comes to helping girls in the system, addressing issues like sexual abuse, self-esteem, and community as part of the healing process for young women
The Twenties ( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Popular legend enshrines the Twenties as the decade that roared prior to Wall Street's crash in 1929. Nineteen Americans, who lived through the Twenties, recall these events and more
America on the road ( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Examines the history of the automobile and the ways it changed American society. Begins with Henry Ford and ends with the oil crisis in the 1970s
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Alternative Names
KQED Public Television (San Francisco, Calif.)
KQED San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.). KQED-TV (Television station)
San Francisco. Television station KQED
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