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

Works: 1,018 works in 1,587 publications in 1 language and 35,790 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Biography  Interviews  Film adaptations  Biographical television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television mini-series 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BP75, 297.63
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Most widely held works about KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)
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Most widely held works by KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)
Muhammad legacy of a prophet( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the seventh century prophet who changed world history in 23 years, and continues to shape the lives of more than 1.2 billion people. Three years in the making, the film takes viewers not only to ancient Middle Eastern sites where Muhammed's story unfolds, but into the homes, mosques and workplaces of some of America's estimated seven million Muslims to discover the many ways in which they follow Muhammad's example
Ethnic notions by Marlon T Riggs( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four short documentaries about contemporary China, focusing on political life, women, environmental degradation, and intellectual freedom therein
Nat Turner a troublesome property( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member 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 controvery 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
Summer of love( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member 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
The gold rush( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member 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
Remaking American medicine health care for the 21st century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member 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
Irena Sendler : in the name of their mothers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member 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
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member 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
We the people : the Constitution in American life by Robert S Peck( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The constitution in American life
Isabel Allende the woman's voice in Latin-American literature by Isabel Allende( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with writer Isabel Allende, niece of Salvador Allende
Slaying the dragon( Visual )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member 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
Bettina Gray speaks with Luis Valdez( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member 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
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member 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
Brother outsider the life of Bayard Rustin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Bayard Rustin] was one of the first 'freedom riders, ' an advisor to Dr. Martin Luther King and A. Philip Randolph, organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. Intelligent, gregarious and charismatic, Rustin was denied his place in the limelight for one reason-- he was gay. His homosexuality forced him to play a background role in landmark events in the Black struggle ... [deals] with the interplay of personal and political in the life of a complex, multi-talented essential figure in the history of American radicalism"--Container
Girl Trouble( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member 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
Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean adventures voyage to Kure parts 1 & 2( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member 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)
Crossing borders the journey of Carlos Fuentes( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writer/lecturer/diplomat freely discusses his views on art, sex, and politics which reveal the special places and happenings that fired the writer's imagination. Includes readings by Carlos Fuentes
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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

English (137)

China from the insideSummer of loveRemaking American medicine health care for the 21st centuryCrossing borders the journey of Carlos Fuentes