The competitive spirit runs deep in Kansas City and this week we check in on rivalries of the literary kind. Ashley Holcroft drops in on Slam ULIT as they prepare to compete in the national poetry slam championship tournament. Another installment of My Favorite Fountain takes us to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fountain. We get a up ...Continue Reading
Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War tells the story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, a Unitarian minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to numerous life-threatening missions in Europe. Over two dangerous years, they helped to save hundreds of imperiled political dissidents ...Continue Reading
POV | Kingdom of Shadows VIDEO
Take an unflinching look at the hard choices and destructive consequences of the U.S.-Mexico drug war. Witness the human side of the conflict through the eyes of a U.S. drug enforcement agent, an activist nun in Mexico and a former Texas smuggler. Learn more about the film, go behind the scenes and explore films at the POV website.
Watching Our Water VIDEO
"Watching Our Water" radio and online reporting beginning 9/19 from Harvest Public Media examines agriculture and clean water. Watch the documentary on KCPT 9/23 at 8pm.
A Chef’s Life: Season 4 VIDEO
The fourth helping of this award-winning series, A Chef’s Life, is the most unpredictable yet, featuring a healthy dose of homegrown laughter and inspired ingredients served up by Vivian Howard alongside a hearty cast of farmers, chefs, home cooks and friends, Saturdays afternoons at 5:30 p.m. on KCPT. The season begins with “My Watermelon Baby.” The heat ...Continue Reading
Poldark Revealed VIDEO
Go behind-the-scenes on location with the cast and crew of Poldark to learn how Cornwall’s unique history inspired author Winston Graham to write the novels the hit series is based on. Poldark Revealed looks beyond the fiction to the truth of what life was like in this remote county of England during a time of ...Continue Reading