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Aaron Copland - About the Composer

Aaron Copland was one of the most respected American classical composers of the twentieth century.

Jul 11th, 2005 | 85 comments

Ahmet Ertegun - Atlantic Records

Known as the greatest "record man" who ever lived, Ahmet Ertegun's life comprised the history of 20th Century popular music in America.

May 2nd, 2007 | 12 comments

Albert Einstein - How I See the World

Albert Einstein is considered one of the greatest scientific thinkers of all time.

Aug 16th, 2006 | 19 comments

Alexander Calder - About the Artist

Alexander Calder's prolific and passionate output brought with it a humor and sense of play unlike any before, redefining what art could be.

Aug 12th, 2006 | 20 comments

Allen Ginsberg - About Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg, the visionary poet and founding father of the Beat generation inspired the American counterculture of the second half of the 20th century with groundbreaking poems such as "Howl" and "Kaddish."

Dec 29th, 2002 | 0 comments

Andre Kertesz - About Andre Kertesz

Known for his extended study of Washington Square Park and his distorted nudes of the 1930s, Andre Kertesz was a quiet but important influence on the coming of age of photojournalism and the art of photography.

Jan 13th, 1999 | 12 comments

Andy Warhol - A Documentary Film

Andy Warhol defined the pop art movement of the 20th Century. His paintings are among the most recognizable images ever produced.

Sep 20th, 2006 | 67 comments

Annie Leibovitz - Life Through A Lens

Annie Leibovitz has photographed musicians, actors, and writers since the early 1970s. She has captured some of the most enduring images of our time.

Oct 27th, 2008 | 139 comments

Aretha Franklin - About Aretha Franklin

American Masters tributes “The Queen of Soul” Ms. Aretha Franklin.

May 24th, 2006 | 51 comments

Arthur Miller - None Without Sin

In the period immediately following the end of World War II, American theater was transformed by the work of playwright Arthur Miller.

Aug 23rd, 2006 | 92 comments
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