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NYC's Roosevelt House: History and education

NEW YORK - Ken Burns' new documentary about the Roosevelts ? presidents Theodore and Franklin, and Franklin's wife, Eleanor ? is bound to stir...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/nycs-roosevelt-house-history-and-ed
Burns explores Roosevelt legacy in new documentary

WARM SPRINGS, Ga. - Filmmaker Ken Burns plans to tell the story of three of the most famous Roosevelts, their strengths and weaknesses, in an upcoming documentary on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-09/burns-explores-roosevelt-legacy-new
Baseball exhibit to be shown on Augusta State campus starting Jan. 18.

...unveil the exhibit at 5:30 p.m., Jan. 18.At the school's University Hall (Room 170), a special segment of Ken Burns' Baseball will be featured, followed by a panel discussion with guest speakers including former Negro League baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-01-10/baseball-exhibit-be-show
Vintage film of baseball game in Georgia is uncovered

...Compton said in a statement announcing the film's discovery.Lynn Novick, the directing/producing partner of Ken Burns at Florentine Films, which produced Burns' 1994 documentary, Baseball, said she wishes they'd known about it when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-20/vintage-film-baseball-game-ge
Ramblin' Rhodes: Bobby Bland reminds of ties that bind music

...Earth by making the heads of invading aliens explode. KEN BURNS AND COUNTRY MUSIC: The good news is that documentary filmmakers Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan are devoting their talents to a PBS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-06-26/ramblin-rhodes-bobby-
Pioneering jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck dies

...in Europe. At the time, his Wolfpack Band was the only racially integrated unit in the military.In an interview for Ken Burns' PBS miniseries Jazz, Brubeck talked about playing for troops with his integrated band, only to return to the U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2012-12-05/pioneering-jazz-composer-a
Civil War 150th a lifetime event for re-enactors

...Civil War Medicine in Frederick, Md.Interest in re-enacting has ebbed and flowed over the decades."You get the Ken Burns series on the Civil War coming out and everyone wants to be a re-enactor. Then it ebbed." said Mike Stivers of Summerville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-04-09/civil-war-150th-lifetime-event-re-e
News
Seen but not heard

America's widely known chronicler of our history is back and causing trouble for public broadcasting. Ken Burns' latest film epic, The War, premieres tonight on Georgia Public Broadcasting and South Carolina Educational Television. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/23/edi_144783.shtml
Editorials
'War' dust-up paves way for Latino shows

NEW YORK - Call it a guilt trip or a cultural awakening, but some Latino filmmakers feel that the controversy over Ken Burns' upcoming World War II documentary has unexpectedly opened doors for their work at PBS. The maker of Brown Is the New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/02/liv_141818.shtml
Life & style
TiVoToGo offers video portability

...This is a crawl, something you'll need to do the night before that plane trip on which you plan to watch the new Ken Burns' documentary. TiVo uses the MPEG-2 format for its video, the same used on commercial DVDs, and encrypts it. Your...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/24/liv_440798.shtml
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