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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

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: The Civil War Years

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Learn more about historical items from on and off the battlefield during the tumultuous Civil War years in this special hour. Notable finds include a Lincoln, Cabinet & Senate signed album, a Walt Whitman war letter, and a hospital steward’s uniform.

INDEPENDENT LENS: The Witness

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In 1964, Kitty Genovese was repeatedly stabbed on a street in Queens, New York. Soon after, the media asserted that 38 neighbors watched but did nothing to help. Follow the efforts of Kitty’s brother as he re-examines his sister’s life and death.

The Queen At 90

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In "The Queen At 90," members of the British royal family share their memories of the Queen as a monarch, mentor, and family matriarch, providing rare insight into the private world of Great Britain’s most iconic public figure.

SECRETS OF THE SIX WIVES (New Series Premiere)

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Travel with historian Lucy Worsley back to the Tudor court to witness some of the most dramatic moments in the lives of Henry VIII’s six wives, each of whom found a method of exerting influence. The programs combine drama with historical comment.

THE MIND OF A CHEF: Season 5 (New Season Premiere)

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Narrated by Anthony Bourdain and combining cooking, travel, humor and science into a cinematic feast for the eyes, THE MIND OF A CHEF returns to public television this fall with world-renowned chef Ludo Lefebvre at the helm.

MERCY STREET: Season 2 (New Season Premiere)

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MERCY STREET, the much-acclaimed Civil War-era drama set in the occupied city of Alexandria, Virginia, will return for a second season on Jan. 22, 2017. Allegiances blur, loyalties shift and the drama intensifies as the scope of the war pushes beyond Mansion House, the former hotel commandeered by northern troops to serve as a Union hospital.

LIVE AT THE BELLY UP: Matisyahu

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This episode features Matisyahu. Since the release of Matisyahu's wildly popular 2005 release "King Without A Crown," the reggae/hip-hop phenom has released four studio albums each earning top marks for rap/reggae charts in the U.S.

SAVOR SAN DIEGO: Season 4: Julian

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Su-Mei Yu discovers that there's more to Julian than just apple pie. On this episode she visits a variety of foodie destinations in the quaint nearby town of Julian including a brewery, vineyard and cider producers.

Attenborough's Birds Of Paradise

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David Attenborough has been fascinated by birds of paradise since he was a child. They inspired him to embark, aged 31, on an epic adventure to the remote island of New Guinea in the hope of filming their bizarre displays for the first time.

INDEPENDENT LENS: What Was Ours

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A tribal elder and Vietnam vet, who hasn't left the Wind River Indian Reservation in over 40 years, visits the underground archives of Chicago's Field Museum with two young Arapaho to explore ancestral objects kept in boxes for many years. Together they try to learn how these artifacts vanished from their tribe in the first place.

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