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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 UNLV.

Recent Stories by Jennifer Robinson

Pianist Amy Yang

ARTICULATE WITH JIM COTTER: Lateral Visions

July 27
By Jennifer Robinson

This episode includes two segments. Novelist Veronica Roth and pianist Amy Yang see a way forward.

Queen released

CLASSIC ALBUMS: Queen - A Night At The Opera

July 20
By Jennifer Robinson

Explore the story behind the album that made the band a global rock phenomenon in 1975. One of the most expensive and creative LPs of the time, its mix of hard rock, pop, opera, music hall camp and more propelled Queen into rock and roll history.

Group photograph of Fleetwood Mac for their alb...

CLASSIC ALBUMS: Fleetwood Mac - Rumours

July 27
By Jennifer Robinson

Learn the definitive story of the making of an album that truly earned its place in the pantheon of rock music history. Released in 1977, the album sold 15 million copies worldwide and was christened Album of the Year at the 1978 Grammy Awards.

Buddy Guy (undated photo)

AMERICAN MASTERS: Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase The Blues Away

July 26
By Jennifer Robinson

This new documentary features intimate, original interviews with Guy and archival and never-before-seen performances, including footage of the blues legend on stage with the likes of President Obama and The Rolling Stones. Interweaving archival interviews with Muddy Waters, Lightnin’ Hopkins and Willie Dixon with original interviews with musicians Guy influenced.

Chuck Berry performs live at the Concertgebouw ...

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Chuck Berry

July 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Take a riveting ride on the Chuck Berry train, exploring the life of the man behind the music. By blending "hillbilly" music with R&B and writing impactful lyrics, Berry birthed a renaissance in popular music we now call rock and roll.

Jeff Shrader (right) appraises Jackie Cochran-s...

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW RECUT: Women's Work, Parts 1 & 2

July 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Celebrate trailblazing women who left a lasting mark on the world in two half-hour special episodes. Featured appraisals include a 1933 Margaret Bourke-White photograph, and Jackie Cochran-signed photos and WASP Wings.

Musa Hadid is the Christian mayor of Ramallah, ...

POV: Mayor

July 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Musa Hadid is the Christian mayor of Ramallah, the de factor capital of the Palestinian Authority. As he tries to keep his city running, his job is made increasingly difficult by the Israeli occupation of his home.

Violinist Gil Shaham

ARTICULATE WITH JIM COTTER: Pain And Patience

July 21
By Jennifer Robinson

On this episode: An inevitable part of the human experience, pain is impossible to objectively measure, but felt universally. And violinist Gil Shaham.

THE INDIAN DOCTOR is a comedy drama set in the ...

THE INDIAN DOCTOR: Season 2

July 21
By Jennifer Robinson

In Season 2, Prem faces a new adversary: evangelist preacher Herbert Todd. When an outbreak of smallpox threatens to bring catastrophe to the village, Prem finds himself fighting prejudice and incompetence while he tries to win the hearts and minds of the villagers.

Multi-award-winning Brenda Blethyn returns as t...

VERA: Season 10

July 20
By Jennifer Robinson

Season 10 features four more self-contained crime stories following the indomitable Vera and her trusted team as they investigate complex and chilling mysteries amid the breathtaking landscapes of Northumberland.

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