In this season opener, scholars and writers give their perspectives on great American written works of the 20th century.
This episode chronicles the story of Atlantic Records and its founder, Ahmet Ertegun.
The life and times of guitar virtuoso Les Paul is the subject of this episode.
Profile of David Hockney, the production and set designer for some of the world's greatest opera houses.
Naturalist artist John James Audubon, famed for his drawing of outdoor life, is this week's subject.
The life and times of crooner Tony Bennett.
The career of Mexican born artist and muralist Jose Clemente Orozco.
Charles Schulz, who created the long-running comic strip Peanuts, is the subject of this episode.
The good life and troubled times of comedienne Carol Burnett.