WSKG Celebrates Black History Month 2012

Join us this February for a series of Black History Month specials on WSKG TV and Radio.


PBS broadcasts programming created by and about African Americans year-round, from public affairs to history to independent film to kids programming. In celebration of this year's Black History Month, PBS will showcase an expansive lineup of programs profiling the rich history, culture and contributions of African Americans. From the abolition of slavery to the rise of the black power movement, these programs take a profound look into a variety of historical events and individuals.

February 6th at 10:00pm - William Still Story: Underground Railroad

February 13th at 9:00pm - Slavery by Another Name

February 14th at 9:00pm - FRONTLINE: The Interrupters

February 16th at 10:00pm - Independent Lens: More Than a Month

February 27th at 10:00pm - American Masters: Cab Calloway - Sketches

On WSKG Radio

February 9th at 1:00pm and 7:00pm - Maya Angelou’s Black History Month Special 2012

February 16th at 1:00pm and 7:00pm - Say It Loud

February 23rd at 1:00pm and 7:00pm - Rethinking Religion - The Harlem Renaissance: Music, Religion, and the Politics of Race

February 28th at 1:00pm and 7:00pm - Can Do: Stories of Black Visionaries, Seekers, and Entrepreneurs