Friday 12/6 8PM
Ricky Kidd’s 23-year-long nightmare of wrongful imprisonment
The exoneration of Ricky Kidd, a wrongly convicted man in Missouri who spent more than two decades in prison, highlights major problems with U.S. criminal justice. As covered in our Broken Justice podcast, Kidd was freed largely due to pro bono legal efforts. Kidd and attorney Sean O’Brien join Amna Nawaz to discuss the overburdened public defender system and how Kidd is turning anger to action.
The Gifts of Tony Sarg | American Experience | PBS
Tony Sarg delighted children and adults, alike, with wondrous puppets: from the huge, other-worldly sea serpent that washed up on Nantucket’s shore in 1937 to the giant balloons bounding along New York’s streets in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. An artist and visionary, Sarg was known as the father of modern American puppetry.
The KVIE Gallery
Featured Artist - Carrie Cottini
The KVIE Gallery presents "New Work" by Carrie Cottini now through December 27. This collection features lipsticks and the intimate imprint of the owner; no two are alike!
New and Upcoming
A Celebration | Preview
Former slaves who battled prejudice & oppression to sing their way into a nation’s heart.
McCarthy | Teaser
The rise and fall of Sen. Joseph McCarthy, who led a Cold War crusade against Communists.