Thursday, July 5 — 9:00pm POV The City Dark In “The City Dark,” filmmaker Ian Cheney-who grew up in a small Maine town-ponders light pollution, a phenomenon foreign to him until he moved to New York City. To learn what the consequences of diminished darkness might be, he talks with experts.
Friday, July 6 — 8:00pm Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World A look at Islamic art and architecture found in nine countries, including Egypt, Israel, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Iran, Spain, Mali and India. Susan Sarandon narrates.
Sunday, July 8 — 8:00pm Masterpiece Mystery! Inspector Lewis: The Soul of Genius “Inspector Lewis: The Soul of Genius” finds Lewis and Hathaway’s investigation into the murder of an English professor running into difficulties due to the interference of an amateur detective and two students.
June 26 @ 7pm (conclusion) Queen Victoria’s Empire At the time of Queen Victoria’s birth in 1819, England was an agrarian society. Within a few short decades, this small island nation would be transformed into an industrial superpower, with an empire spanning the globe. QUEEN VICTORIA’S EMPIRE is both the story of this remarkable time [...]