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Next week, we unravel a tapestry of American musical history, celebrate two groundbreaking singer-songwriters and much more. Take a look at what’s coming up!

Released in 2021 to mark their 10th anniversary, this program takes a look back at the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton.

The Atlanta Press Club Loudermilk-Young Debate Series will host a runoff debate for Georgia’s U. S. Senate. Watch live on GPB TV and streaming at gpb.org/debate.

Hear the story of pack horse librarians - women hired by Franklin Roosevelt's Work Progress Administration during the Great Depression to travel on horseback to deliver library books and magazines to people in Eastern Kentucky, braving creeks, mountains and inclement weather along the way. 

A Great American Tapestry tells the story of the southern mountain’s musical birth and evolution through the strands of the Scots-Irish legacy, oft-overlooked African-American tradition and through the longest lived music in the Americas, the indigenous tradition.

The indomitable influence of Joni Mitchell is celebrated with an all-star lineup at the Kennedy Center, led by multi-Grammy Award winner Vince Mendoza and accompanied by the National Symphony Orchestra. Includes performances by Lalah Hathaway, Renée Fleming, Jimmie Herrod, Raul Midón and Aoife O’Donovan.

Experience the story of the Oscar-winning Indigenous artist from her rise to prominence in New York’s Greenwich Village folk music scene through her six-decade groundbreaking career as a singer-songwriter, social activist, educator and artist. 

Commemorate the 100th anniversary of the opening of King Tut’s tomb by exploring the mysteries of his life and burial. Egyptian archeologist Dr. Yasmin El Shazly and photographer Mahmoud Rashad meet with historians and scientists to inspect historical inconsistencies.

A handful of teams across the state made school history with their playoff wins last week. On this week's podcast, Hannah and Jon are joined by two coaches enjoying long-awaited success: Lanier County's Kurt Williams and Telfair County's Matt Burleson. Plus, we'll get a breakdown of the playoff brackets so far. 

For a decade, Salvation South editor Chuck Reece has focused his work on the region in which he lives - the American South. After spending years pondering the question of why Southerners feel such pride for their region, he’s learned some things about where that pride comes from as he explains in this week's commentary

Georgia Public Broadcasting has teamed up with the Georgia Council on Economic Education and FableVision Studios to launch Start It Up, a new online game aligned to Georgia high school economic standards. This interactive simulation helps students and young adults understand the complexities of opening a business, including the risks and rewards of entrepreneurship, how to get funding for an idea, why small businesses sometimes fail after a few years and what decisions help businesses succeed. Read more.

If you’ve listened to Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me! you know the panelists on the show are some of the most hilarious and insightful people in the country. Now you can enjoy an evening of their brilliant, unfiltered comedy when Wait Wait brings their panelists to Atlanta for a stand-up comedy show. Your host is veteran stand-up comic and Wait Wait regular, Alonzo Bodden. Joining him will be Maz Jobrani, Maeve Higgins and Helen Hong.

Are you looking for one place to get the latest news from top-notch journalists from across the state of Georgia in a format that respects both your intelligence and your time? If so, the bi-weekly Georgia Today Newsletter from GPB News is for you. Sign up here and stay informed.

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Miss Scarlet & the Duke
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A brilliant detective’s fractured mind traps him between the living and the dead. This BBC series is as tender and witty as it is unsettling and brutal.

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