The literary life of the famed American novelist and its roots in her upbringing.
The folk music career of Joan Baez and the progressive movements she both participated in and influenced.
An account of Dalton Trumbo, a powerful motion picture screenwriter who refused to succumb to the stigma of the Hollywood "blacklist" and rose to prominence once again.
A retrospective on the famed radio personality and author centering on A Prairie Home Companion.
The work of the legendary rock musician and his artistic and intellectual transitions over the decades.
An installment that traces the role of Chinese Americans in the development of the motion picture industry - from the early silents to the modern films of Ang Lee.
Scott Hicks' acclaimed 2007 film on a year in the life of the modern experimental composer.
The work of the American dance pioneer and choreographer who brought ballet techniques to the Broadway stage is explored.