Highlights July 7-13

KLRU Highlights

Joe Bonamassa performs an acoustic presentation at the Vienna Opera House at 1:30 pm and 4:30 pm Sunday.

Before Inspector Morse, there was the rookie Constable Morse. Masterpiece Mystery Endeavor at 8 pm Sunday follows Morse’s early days as a police officer.

POV Herman’s House at 9 pm Monday chronicles a unique art project and the man who may be the longest-serving prisoner in solitary confinement.

The people of Summer Hill tell the empowering story of their community in Georgia and the segregated that has impacted them for decades. This documentary airs Monday at 10:30 pm.

Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery at 7 pm Tuesday presents the story of the explorers’ incredible journey, combining readings from the journals kept by Lewis and Clark, contemporary newspaper accounts, letters and oral-tradition stories from various Indian tribes with interviews of scholars.

Bill Moyers and Frontine at 9 pm Tuesday tell the story of two ordinary, hard-working families in Milwaukee – one black, one white – as they spent two decades in an extraordinary battle to keep from sliding into poverty.

Nova Building Pharaoh’s Chariot at 7 pm Wednesday features a team of archaeologists, engineers, woodworkers and horse trainers join forces to build and test two highly accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots.

Secrets of the Dead Ultimate Tut at 8 pm Wednesday combines the latest evidence from a team of archaeologists, anatomists, geologists and Egyptologists to build the ultimate picture of Tutankhamen.

Actor/Comedian David Cross discusses his career on Overheard with Evan Smith at 7 pm Thursday.

Arts In Context at 7:30 pm Thursday features the story behind the Intergalactic Nemesis, a live-action comic book.

50 Cent, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Aisha Tyler, Bruce Campbell, Fred Armisen and more talk about their experiences during SXSW on SXSW Flashback 2013 at 8 pm Thursday.

Chet goes on the “best little day trip in Texas” to paddle the Colorado River, explore Texas Czech culture, eat at a 100 year old BBQ joint, and enjoy some kolaches from Hruska’s on The Daytripper at 8:30 pm Thursday.

The life of Sam Houston is chronicled in this three-part series Sam Houston: AMerican Statesman at 9 pm Thursday.

Martin Scorsese directs American Masters at 9 pm Friday focusing on the life of Elia Kazan, director of On the Waterfront, East of Eden, A Streetcar Named Desire.

Debra Prinzing, author of Slow Flowers and The 50 Mile Bouquet, joins Rita Anders of Cuts of Color to champion fresh beauty that stems from the locavore/slow food revolution in the culinary world on Central Texas Gardener at noon and 4 pm Saturday.

Austin City Limits at 7 pm Saturday showcases the best in modern country with Miranda Lambert and Jeff Bridges.