Highlights October 6 – 12

KLRU Highlights

Masterpiece presents The Paradise, Part One Sunday at 8 pm. This adaptation of the French novel by Emile Zola follows Denise Lovett who lands a job as a shop girl and finds herself facing a future filled with never-before-imagined opportunities.

Tune in for Masterpiece‘s Downton Abbey – Part 4 on Sunday 10 pm. Rumors fly about Mary’s virtue and her Sybil takes a risk in her secret political life. Meanwhile, Anna unearths Bates’ mysterious past and O’Brien and Thomas plot their exit strategy.

Travel back to 1998 Monday at 7 pm with Antiques Roadshow as it visits a Vintage San Francisco. The City by the Bay provides a modest-looking Eskimo hunting helmet and a 1385 silver spoon.

Genealogy Roadshow heads to San Francisco Monday at 8 pm. The team reveals stories tying citizens to the 1906 earthquake, notorious gangsters, war heroes and two brutal murders.

Watch the story of five young chess players Monday at 9 pm as POV presents Brooklyn Castle. Discover how chess became the school’s unlikely inspiration for academic success.

Frontline investigates The National Football League’s and brain injuries in League Of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Criss Tuesday at 8 pm.

The Mind of a Chef presents Sean Brock on Tuesday at 8 pm. Seeds explores how Brock and partners preserve Southern food heritage and revive lost crops in the South

On Story presents Explosive Action! Tuesday 10:30 pm. Watch the writers behind Wanted, The Bourne Ultimatum, Con Air, and Snitch discuss how they use action scenes to further the plot.

Go behind-the-scenes with Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation Wednesday at 7 pm. Flying High looks at how Earthflight was made and the extraordinary relationships between people and birds.

NOVA follows up on Hurricane Sandy in Megastorm Aftermath Wednesday at 8 pm. A fresh investigation will uncover the critical questions raised by tis historic storm.

Secrets of the Dead presents The Man Who Saved The World Wednesday at 9 pm. The episode follows the drama and debate that surrounded the most critical point in the Cold War.

Richard M. Daley, Former Mayor Of Chicago, joins Overheard with Evan Smith Thursday at 7 pm.

Students all over Texas dream of having their compositions performed by the Austin Symphony Orchestra in the Texas Young Composers Concert at the Long Center, a special concert presenting new orchestral works composed by Texas students age 18 and younger. Arts In Context at 7:30 pm Thursday takes you through the selection process and accompanies the chosen students as they travel to Austin on this once in a lifetime journey.

Visit the birthplace and hometown of Lyndon B. Johnson as The Daytripper travels to Johnson City, Texas Thursday at 8:30 pm.

Painted Churches Of Texas: Echoes Of The Homeland at 9 pm Thursday tours the historic buildings and tells the history of the people who built them.

Great Performances present The Hollow Crown: Henry V Friday at 9 pm. Henry V has settled onto the throne and has the making sof a fine king. Meanwhile, the French Ambassador brings a challenge from the French Dauphin.

Have your Perennials To Attract Butterflies with Geyata Ajilvsgi’s tips Saturday at noon and 4 pm on Central Texas Gardener.

French band Phoenix performs on Austin City Limits Saturday at 7 pm.