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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 by Jennifer Robinson

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Sigourney Weaver

FINDING YOUR ROOTS: Secrets & Lies (New!)

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado and Amy Ryan unearth surprising revelations about their family histories, forever altering how they see themselves.

Young Lords members protest at the 18th Avenue ...

INDEPENDENT LENS: The First Rainbow Coalition

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

In 1969, Chicago community-based groups formed alliances across lines of race and ethnicity to confront issues like police brutality and substandard housing. Hear the movement's little-known story through archival footage and interviews with members.

Ken Farmer (left) appraises a folk art whirligi...

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Bonanzaville - Hour 1

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Travel with ANTIQUES ROADSHOW to Bonanzaville in West Fargo for the biggest find of the season, and watch as the owner is literally floored by the $500,000-$700,000 appraisal of his treasure.

In the baroque town of Salzburg, the birthplace...

RICK STEVES' EUROPE: Salzburg And Surroundings

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

The birthplace of Mozart — and everyone's "Sound of Music" fantasies — Salzburg is a Baroque jewel of a town. It's also the springboard for lots of alpine fun — from thrilling summer bobsledding, to idyllic boat rides in the Salzkammergut lake district, to exploring the delightful romantic town of Hallstatt.

Enchiladas Verdes

CHRISTOPHER KIMBALL’S MILK STREET TELEVISION: Season 3: Enchiladas And Molletes

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Christopher Kimball visits a Oaxacan open-air market to eat local favorites. He visits the market's resident Frida Kahlo impersonator, Beatriz Vazquez, who cooks him her specialty, Enchiladas Verdes. Later in the market, he tastes Molletes, a delicious open-faced sandwich.

Janet Dibley as Julienne Fortby, Sian Reeeves a...

SHAKESPEARE & HATHAWAY-PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS: Beware The Ides Of March

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

Frank and Lu investigate a series of deadly accidents on a psychic television program hosted by two warring sisters.

Samantha Fish (pictured) ranks among the top co...

LIVE AT THE BELLY UP: Samantha Fish (New Season Premiere)

Jan. 22
By Jennifer Robinson

The new season premiere features Samantha Fish, who ranks among the top contemporary blues guitarist performers, known for her powerful vocals that can wring the soul out of a ballad and belt out a rocker with roof-shaking force.

Lowell Thomas featured in a historically signif...

Voice Of America: Lowell Thomas And The Rise Of Broadcast News

Jan. 21
By Jennifer Robinson

As host of the first national Radio Newscast carried on both NBC and CBS, as well as the Fox Movietone newsreels shown in every movie theater, Lowell Thomas invented what we now call traditional journalism and dominated American journalism in the 1930s and 1940s as no one else has before or since.

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FRONTLINE: Taliban Country And Luanda Leaks

Jan. 21
By Jennifer Robinson

In a two-part hour, FRONTLINE goes on the ground in Afghanistan with exclusive access to ISIS, the Taliban and Its top peace negotiator; and presents an investigation with ICIJ of Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos.

Actor David Moorst as Rudolf Vrba and actor Mic...

SECRETS OF THE DEAD: Bombing Auschwitz

Jan. 16
By Jennifer Robinson

Join historians, survivors and experts as they consider one of the great moral dilemmas of the 20th century. Should the Allies have risked killing Auschwitz prisoners and bombed the camp to stop future atrocities?

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