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How it Feels to be Free

Discover icons Lena Horne, Abbey Lincoln, Nina Simone, Diahann Carroll, Cicely Tyson and Pam Grier.
By Fred Vigeant

Michael Tilson Thomas on American Masters

Discover the Grammy-winning conductor, pianist, composer and National Medal of Arts recipient.

By Fred Vigeant

Walter Winchell on American Masters

Meet the columnist who created the fast-paced, politically charged journalism that dominates today.

By Fred Vigeant

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Mark the women’s suffrage centennial with stories of pioneering women who shaped American politics.
By Fred Vigeant

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

An artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller that examines her life and works.
By Fred Vigeant

Birth of the Cool

Discover the man behind the legend with never-before-seen footage, rare photos and new interviews.
By Fred Vigeant