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  • Western Folklife. Deep West 2010: Painter and Apprentice

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    Kier Atherton profiles Bill Ohrmann, a retired rancher who took up painting at age 78. Ohrmann's paintings are powerful statements about the natural world and how man interacts with it.  » more info

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  • Western Folklife. Deep West 2010: Rodear at Crooked Creek

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    Madeleine Graham Blake attends a branding at the Stoddart ranch in eastern Oregon and observes a technique called rodear, where ranchers work with cattle out on the open range, far away from fences and…  » more info

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  • Western Folklife. Deep West 2010: The Great Salt Lick

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    Whit Deschner finds beauty in the abstract forms created on the range by artists of the bovine variety.  » more info

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  • Western Folklife. Deep West 2010: The Next Hundred Years

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    Lacey Maddalena pays homage to her father who instilled in her a love of agriculture that is the driving force in her life.  » more info

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  • Who Counts? Election Reform in America.

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    No matter whom you were rooting for in 2000, the presidential election was a wake up call; America needs election reform. This program combines comedic elements with documentary-style interviews to examine…  » more info

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  • Wilderness: The Great Debate

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    For 40 years, the American West has been the nation's battleground for the preservation of wild lands. But have 21st century growth and energy demands relegated wilderness to the pages of history? Robert…  » more info

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  • Wild River: The Colorado

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    Follow the Colorado River from its headwaters in Rocky Mountain National Park through Utah’s Westwater Canyon, the national parks of Canyonlands, Arches, Capitol Reef, and Zion, the fragile beauty…  » more info

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  • Winds of Time.

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    Winds of Time explores the ancient culture of the Basketmaker or Pueblo agriculturalists, more commonly known as Anasazi peoples, who inhabited the four corners region from two-thousand years ago until…  » more info

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  • Wonders of the African World with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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    Set out on an expedition with one of the country's most revered intellectuals Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he traces the roots of 20th-century Africa. Traveling by land and sea, he's on a mission to locate…  » more info

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