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Jennifer Robinson

Web Producer

Jen is a web producer at KPBS, responsible for program promotion, online membership-related activities, and is the editor of the KPBS community calendar. Jen has worked at KPBS since 2000. She is originally from Las Vegas and attended the UNLV.

Recent Stories

AFRICA’S GREAT CIVILIZATIONS (New Series Premiere)

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Beginning with Africa’s ancient history as the cradle of mankind, this documentary series with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. brings to life the epic stories of both little-known and celebrated African kingdoms and cultures.

AMERICA'S TEST KITCHEN FROM COOK'S ILLUSTRATED: Back To Basics

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Host Bridget Lancaster shows host Julia Collin Davison how to make the ultimate roasted bone-in chicken breasts. Test cook Elle Simone reveals the secrets to making the best baked potatoes.

LIVE AT THE BELLY UP: Ziggy Marley

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The eldest Marley son and multi Grammy Award-winner has lived a life filled with changes and transitions. From his earliest days, raised in Trench Town, Jamaica, to the present, he has been guided by his keen awareness and driving compassion which has leading to decades spanning reggae hits.

NOVA: Why Trains Crash

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Trains are essential for moving freight and people throughout the world, but they are far from accident-free. Follow investigators as they probe the wreckage of infamous accidents and watch safety experts test the latest crash prevention designs.

Beyond The Mirage: The Future Of Water In The West

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Explore the West's water crisis in detail, including how the region arrived at this point. Through interviews with noted public policy and environmental experts, the one-hour documentary puts viewers at the center of this issue and prompts a candid discussion about water resources and the need for viable, sustainable solutions.

RICK STEVES' EUROPE: Assisi And Italian Country Charm

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In the Italian countryside, Rick connects with rustic, traditional culture: enjoying an agriturismo (farmhouse inn), seeing how prosciutto and pecorino cheese are made, and hiking down into deep and ancient wine cellars. He ends in Assisi — the hometown of St. Francis — which retains its spiritual aura to this day.

AMERICAN MASTERS: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

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Journey through the prolific life of the "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" author and activist who inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought. Features new interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Common, the Clintons and others.

The Talk - Race In America

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In the wake of recent tragic and fatal events between men of color and law enforcement, learn how black and Hispanic families counsel their kids to stay safe if they are stopped by the police.

FRONTLINE: Out Of Gitmo

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The dramatic story of a Gitmo detainee released from the controversial U.S. prison after 14 years. With NPR, a report on the struggle over freeing prisoners once deemed international terrorists. Also, the untold history of the Guantanamo Bay prison.

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Palm Springs - Hour 2

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Learn more about fantastic Palm Springs finds including a 1966 Roy Lichtenstein screenprint, a NASA Apollo archive, ca. 1965, and a Tiffany Studios mosaic panel, ca. 1905. One is appraised at $100,000-$150,000!

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