Powell, a City College graduate, was born and raised in New York City, and conducted many official duties in his home city, including at the United Nations and Governors Island.
A mythologized disability icon, Keller had a decades-long career and controversies included her support of socialism and her changing positions on eugenics.
Bronx talents are a big part of the PBS Kids show, Alma’s Way, about a Puerto Rican girl, her family, and friends in The Bronx. One is Sonia Manzano, who created the animated series.
The actress on Singin’ in the Rain, West Side Story, career challenges and the new documentary about her life and career.
For the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the U.S., THIRTEEN airs new films about the losses and investigations, starting in August.
The new four-part documentary shows how Muhammad Ali challenged racial prejudice and religious bias in the U.S. and inspired people all over the world.
THIRTEEN will air the live broadcast of the new governor’s address, which also will livestream at thirteen.org/live in the New York City metropolitan region.
Pier Kids focuses on homeless, queer Black youth who find stability and community at the Christopher Street Pier off Greenwich Village.
A documentary follows the Mayor of Ramallah in the central West Bank, capturing everyday bureaucratic humor and the stresses of global politics.
The podcast Attribution with Bob McKinnon is about success and gratitude, and is one of McKinnon’s teaching tools about social mobility in America.
Latin music documentaries, the artists and cuisine of Mexico and short Latinx films, from gritty reality to magical realism. All in July.
The second season of Camp TV, a weekday show for kids ages 5-10, starts July 6 on THIRTEN. Leading cultural groups and host Zachary Noah Piser appear in each episode.
LGBTQ activists, dramatic storytellers, and everyday people from the 1950s through today are celebrated on THIRTEEN.
Playwright, librettist, scriptwriter and LGBTQ activist Terrence McNally long believed in the power of the arts to transform society and make a difference.
The three-part Inside The Met TV series explores the legacy and future of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Go behind the scenes as the largest art museum in the Americas plans its 150th anniversary and responds to the coronavirus pandemic…