An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.