Each month, The Agenda News suggests Public Television programs that will be broadcast on upcoming evenings on WETA Channel 26. Hispanic Heritage is celebrated from September 15 to October 15, and relevant programs are broadcast during that time frame. Most of the programs suggested below are new and have not been broadcast previously. Suggestions for viewing are:
September 17 @ 8:00 The Vietnam War (Part 1 of 10) - Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tell the epic story of the war as it has never before been told on film. Testimony from nearly 80 witnesses, American and Vietnamese.
Image below: Marines on Patrol - Credit: Courtesy of Larry Burrows/Getty Images
September 22 @ 8:30 Vietnam in Washington - Part 1 of 2 - VIETNAM IN WASHINGTON — Companion pieces to the series The Vietnam War- a look at the war’s political and cultural impact on Greater Washington.
Image below: Courtesy of Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
September 30 @ 9:00 - Agatha Christie's Witness for the Prosecution - An adaptation of Christie's novel follows a murder trial in 1920s London.
Image below: A still from Witness for the Prosecution