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National Hispanic Heritage Month Recognized on Western Reserve Public Media

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month—to be celebrated from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15—Western Reserve Public Media announces a lineup of programming for its Western Reserve PBS and Fusion TV channels. Shows airing for the first time are marked with an asterisk (*).


Western Reserve PBS (WNEO 45.1 / WEAO 49.1)

American Masters, Raúl Juliá: The World’s a Stage

Friday, Sept. 13, at 9 p.m.

American Masters, Raúl Juliá: The World’s a Stage*
Discover the life and career of the charismatic, award-winning actor and humanitarian.

Voces on PBS, Porvenir, Texas

Saturday, Sept. 21, at 10:30 p.m. 

Voces on PBS, Porvenir, Texas*
The true story behind the 1918 massacre of 15 Mexican men in this tiny border town is revealed.

Voces on PBS, Adios Amor—The Search for Maria Moreno

Saturday, Sept. 28, at 10:30 p.m.  

Voces on PBS, Adios Amor—The Search for Maria Moreno*
The discovery of lost photographs sparks the search for a hero that history forgot—Maria Moreno.

     

Latino Americans

Sunday, Sept. 29, to Friday, Oct. 4, at midnight

Latino Americans
This six-part series tells the story of early settlement, conquest and immigration; of tradition and reinvention; of anguish and celebration.

The Hispanic Heritage Awards

Friday, Oct. 11, at 10 p.m. 

The Hispanic Heritage Awards*
People doing great work in a variety of fields to benefit the Hispanic community are celebrated.

 

     
     
Fusion (WNEO 45.2 / WEAO 49.2)

American Masters, Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey

Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m.

American Masters, Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey
The photographer for Frank Lloyd Wright, Louise Nevelson and Alexander Calder is highlighted.

American Masters, Raúl Juliá: The World’s a Stage

Saturday, Sept. 14, at p.m.

American Masters, Raúl Juliá: The World’s a Stage*
Discover the life and career of the charismatic, award-winning actor and humanitarian.

American Masters, Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey

Saturday, Sept. 14, at 9:30 p.m.

American Masters, Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey
The photographer for Frank Lloyd Wright, Louise Nevelson and Alexander Calder is highlighted.

     

The Rise and the Fall of the Brown Buffalo

Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m.     

The Rise and the Fall of the Brown Buffalo
The life of radical Chicano lawyer, author and countercultural icon, Oscar Zeta Acosta is examined.

Voces on PBS, Porvenir, Texas

Friday, Sept. 20, at 10 p.m.

Voces on PBS, Porvenir, Texas*
The true story behind the 1918 massacre of 15 Mexican men in this tiny border town is revealed.

Voces, Children of Giant

Saturday, Sept. 21, at 8 p.m.    

Voces, Children of Giant
The timely examination of racial prejudice in the 1955 American dramatic film "Giant" is explored.

     

Ballet Hispanico

Sunday, Sept. 22, at 5 p.m.

Ballet Hispanico
Enjoy iconic works from the country's premier Latino dance company.

Voces, Children of Giant

Sunday, Sept. 22, at 6:30 p.m.

Voces, Children of Giant
The timely examination of racial prejudice in the 1955 American dramatic film "Giant" is explored.

Ballet Hispanico

Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 8 p.m.

Ballet Hispanico
Enjoy iconic works from the country's premier Latino dance company.

     

Voces, Children of Giant

Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 9:30 p.m.

Voces, Children of Giant
The timely examination of racial prejudice in the 1955 American dramatic film "Giant" is explored.

American Masters, Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived

Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m.

American Masters, Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived
Discover the many sides of baseball great Ted Williams. Bob Costas, Wade Boggs and more appear.

Voces on PBS, Adios Amor—The Search for Maria Moreno

Friday, Sept. 27, at 10 p.m.

Voces on PBS, Adios Amor—The Search for Maria Moreno*
The discovery of lost photographs sparks the search for a hero that history forgot—Maria Moreno.

     

Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice

Saturday, Sept. 28, at noon

Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice
Meet the charismatic pioneering activist who helped transform the nation's political landscape.

Independent Lens, Dolores

Saturday, Sept. 28, at 1 p.m. 

Independent Lens, Dolores
Activist Dolores Huerta tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice with César Chávez.

American Masters, Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived

Saturday, Sept. 28, at 3 p.m.

American Masters, Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived
Discover the many sides of baseball great Ted Williams. Bob Costas, Wade Boggs and more appear.

     

Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice

Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m.

Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice
Meet the charismatic pioneering activist who helped transform the nation's political landscape.

Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle—A Voces Special Presentation

Saturday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. 

Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle—A Voces Special Presentation
The life and death of Ruben Salazar, a prominent Civil Rights era journalist, is investigated.

Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle—A Voces Special Presentation

Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. 

Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle—A Voces Special Presentation
The life and death of Ruben Salazar, a prominent Civil Rights era journalist, is investigated.

     

The Hispanic Heritage Awards

Saturday, Oct. 12, at 7 p.m. 

The Hispanic Heritage Awards*
People doing great work in a variety of fields to benefit the Hispanic community are celebrated.

The Hispanic Heritage Awards

Tuesday, Oct 15, at 7 p.m. 

The Hispanic Heritage Awards*
People doing great work in a variety of fields to benefit the Hispanic community are celebrated.

 
     


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