The Great American Read

CPB is a proud partner in the nationwide initiative The Great American Read, a new PBS multi-platform series that celebrates the joy of reading and the books we love.

The Chinese Exclusion Act

CPB-supported documentaries highlighting Asian-American experiences make their television debut on PBS and WORLD channel this month.

2018 Murrow Awards

A total of 84 CPB-supported public media organizations won 262 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, announced April 24 by the Radio Television Digital News Association.

Lidia Celebrates America: Homegrown Heroes

Celebrated chef and food ambassador Lidia Bastianich just won her second straight James Beard Award for PBS’s “Lidia Celebrates America: Homegrown Heroes,” telling uplifting stories of military...


The staff of WBHM-FM in Birmingham, Alabama, celebrates its success with the CPB-supported Digital Accelerator. 

Homegrown Heroes at the APTS Summit

Master chef Lidia Bastianich reunited with three veterans from her PBS special “Lidia Celebrates America: Homegrown Heroes,” to share their stories of service with public media leaders recently in...