The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.