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Highlights

Country Music : “The Rub” (Beginnings – 1933)

Country Music

“The Rub” (Beginnings – 1933)

So-called “hillbilly music” reaches new listeners and launches its first stars’ careers.

University Place : The Story of Country Music

University Place

The Story of Country Music

Bill C. Malone shares the history of country music through songs and stories.

Say It Loud : What Missy Elliott did for Afrofuturism

Say It Loud

What Missy Elliott did for Afrofuturism

What Missy Elliott did for Afrofuturism

POV : StoryCorps Shorts: The Drill

POV

StoryCorps Shorts: The Drill

“I’m a mother. And I don’t know what to say.”

Big Family: The Story of Bluegrass Music : Big Family: The Story of Bluegrass Music

Big Family: The Story of Bluegrass Music

Big Family: The Story of Bluegrass Music

Take a comprehensive look at the history, people and worldwide reach of bluegrass music.

POV : Farmsteaders

POV

Farmsteaders

The Nolans return home to save their family’s farm from industrial agriculture extinction.

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Here and Now : Wisconsin at the Center of the Political Universe``

Here and Now

Wisconsin at the Center of the Political Universe``

Mordecai Lee breaks down the Democratic debate and what to expect in 2020.

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Wisconsin Life : Mr. Dye's Pies

Wisconsin Life

Mr. Dye's Pies

Mr. Dye’s Pies brings people together through their love of pie.

University Place : History of School Lunch in Wisconsin Rural Schools

University Place

History of School Lunch in Wisconsin Rural Schools

Andrew Ruis chronicles how rural schools provided lunch in the early 20th century.

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First Nation Stories

WPT Documentaries : Ma'iingan: Brother Wolf

WPT Documentaries

Ma'iingan: Brother Wolf

This film captures enduring spiritual connections with Brother Wolf.

Native America : New World Rising

Native America

New World Rising

Discover how resistance, survival and revival are revealed.

WPT Presents : 2019 State of the Tribes

WPT Presents

2019 State of the Tribes

Tehassi Hill, Oneida Nation Chairman, delivers the 2019 State of the Tribes address.

University Place : Indian Mounds of Wisconsin

University Place

Indian Mounds of Wisconsin

Robert Birmingham provides an overview of the effigy mounds created by American Indians.

Tribal Histories : Oneida History

Tribal Histories

Oneida History

Tribal elder Randy Cornelius shares the oral tradition of the Oneida people.

Wisconsin Life : Iroquois Cultural Story About Statue, Marriage

Wisconsin Life

Iroquois Cultural Story About Statue, Marriage

Artist talks about his statue and cultural story about marriage.

University Place : The Black Hawk War in Wisconsin

University Place

The Black Hawk War in Wisconsin

John Hall discusses the conflicts that lead to the Black Hawk War.

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University Place : In Search of the Darkest Skies

University Place

In Search of the Darkest Skies

John Rummel discusses the quest to find night skies which are free of ambient light.

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WPT Music & Arts : Music From Madeline Island

WPT Music & Arts

Music From Madeline Island

Students and world-renowned chamber musicians perform on Lake Superior's Madeline Island.

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University Place : The Art of Silent Film Music

University Place

The Art of Silent Film Music

Organist Jelani Eddington accompanies the 1926 silent film “The Flying Ace.”

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