American Experience

American Experience

"American Experience" combines dramatic re-enactments with commentary by historians and authors to present an absorbing look at the personalities, events and resources that have had a profound impact on the shaping of America's past and present. Many of the program's documentaries have received major honors in the broadcasting community, including Emmy, Peabodys and duPont-Columbia University awards.

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Sun, 6/23 at 7:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Amelia Earhart

Profiling the pioneering aviator whose plane disappeared during her 1937 attempt to circumnavigate the Earth.

Mon, 6/24 at 12:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Amelia Earhart

Profiling the pioneering aviator whose plane disappeared during her 1937 attempt to circumnavigate the Earth.

Sun, 6/30 at 8:59 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Two months after Lincoln delivers his second inaugural address, some seven million people bid an emotional farewell to America's first assassinated president.

Mon, 7/1 at 1:59 am America/Chicago on KLRU Q

The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Two months after Lincoln delivers his second inaugural address, some seven million people bid an emotional farewell to America's first assassinated president.