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12:00 AM 
Invitation to World Literature  "One Hundred Years of Solitude"  Gabriel Garcia Marquez's multigenerational saga of the Buendia family in the isolated town of Macondo inaugurated the boom in Latin American literature in the 1970s and marked the beginning of magical realism. Writer Sandra Cisneros and scholar of Latin American literature, Ilan Stavans lend their thoughts and voices to the discussion of this epic novel. [P]

12:30 AM 
Invitation to World Literature  "The God of Small Things"  Fraternal twins Rahel and Estha struggle to reclaim their lives after their childhood is destroyed by tragic circumstances. As past and present merge in this narrative of Indian society and politics, the many layers of the caste system are mirrored in the poetic and inventive language of the author. [P]

1:00 AM 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 7. Critical Pedagogy: Octavia E. Butler and Ruthanne Lum Mccunn"  In Part I, Cathie Wright-Lewis. [P]

2:00 AM 
Private Universe Project In Mathematics  "Possibilities of Real-Life Problems"  Students come up with a surprising array of strategies and representations to build their understanding of a real-life calculus problem — before they have ever taken calculus. [P]

3:00 AM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Math & English Essentials"  Math & English Essentials: Some may think that math and English classes have nothing in common, but as we take a look inside several high school classrooms around the country we'll see they all share a common purpose: make learning relevant. [P]

4:00 AM 
Principles for Principals  "Changing Pedagogy"  Education reform in math and science implies changing teaching and learning strategies in the classroom. Principals discuss how they can foster effective pedagogy. [G]

5:00 AM 
Connecting with the Arts: A Workshop for Middle Grades Teachers  "Workshop 8. Reflecting On Our Practice"  This program explores methods for assessing instructional practice. Participants will see teachers reflecting alone and interacting with colleagues to evaluate and refine their planning and teaching. [P]

6:00 AM 
Taste This!  "John's Pizzeria"  [P]

6:30 AM 
Hometime  "Stamped Concrete Patio Demo"  The HOMETIME crew takes out old concrete to repair, reframe and reseal the patio over a storage area. [P]

7:00 AM 
Music Voyager  "Roots, Rock, Reggae"  Jamaican reggae hit the world like a hammer in the 1970s, but where did reggae come from? How did this appealing, soulful sound develop, and where do the roots of this powerful tree extend? In this episode, Edgar explores the history of Jamaican music, from its African roots to the cusp of the reggae revolution. Edgar heads to the jungle for an entrancing kumina drumming session with the Akwaaba Drummers, that reveals the African underpinning of the island's music. [P]

7:30 AM 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "Rib Master"  This is a rib crash course for all skill levels. Steve demonstrates the lesson with classic spare ribs, dinosaur beef ribs and A-plus mint julep ribs with Kentucky bourbon. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Cambridge 2012/Swedish Details"  Tom shows Kevin how he's installing Southern yellow pine board accents in key spots for architectural interest and to coordinate with the prefinished maple flooring that Norm is installing. Tile's going in the master bath, and the roof deck gets PVC porch boards and a custom rail treatment. [P]

8:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Japan: Hokkaido and Honshu"  The Seattle-based photographer travels to northern Japan to view iconic red-crested cranes, then heads south to the mountains to take a dip in Nagano's hot springs with mischievous macaque snow monkeys. His photographic pilgrimage also includes the temples of Mt. Fugi and Koyosan. [G]

9:00 AM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Tijuana Taco Crawl"  People are passionate about their tacos in Tijuana. Ask any local and they'll tell you their favorite - complete with mouthwatering details. [P]

9:30 AM 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "Really Big Beef"  Tackling the big cuts - brisket, prime rib and whole beef tenderloin - Steve makes bacon-crusted brisket, rosemary rib roast and ultimate cheesesteak. [G]

10:00 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Dinner Time Sizzle"  [P]

10:30 AM 
Simply Ming  "Omelets with Guest Todd English"  [P]

11:00 AM 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Coq Au Vin"  From Chef Keller's classic repertoire comes Coq au Vin, the signature dish of many French bistros which is braised in rich red wine along with mushrooms and onions. Dessert is another classic: a Mille-feuille (Napoleon) layered with pastry cream, berries, and some delicate puff pastry. [P]

11:30 AM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New York's Southern Italian"  Lidia makes cannelloni, explores pasta making traditions in Italy and makes a Brooklyn discovery in Frankie's Spuntino, two men cooking Italian-American food with a modern twist. [P]

12:00 PM 
Invitation to World Literature  "One Hundred Years of Solitude"  Gabriel Garcia Marquez's multigenerational saga of the Buendia family in the isolated town of Macondo inaugurated the boom in Latin American literature in the 1970s and marked the beginning of magical realism. Writer Sandra Cisneros and scholar of Latin American literature, Ilan Stavans lend their thoughts and voices to the discussion of this epic novel. [P]

12:30 PM 
Invitation to World Literature  "The God of Small Things"  Fraternal twins Rahel and Estha struggle to reclaim their lives after their childhood is destroyed by tragic circumstances. As past and present merge in this narrative of Indian society and politics, the many layers of the caste system are mirrored in the poetic and inventive language of the author. [P]

1:00 PM 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 7. Critical Pedagogy: Octavia E. Butler and Ruthanne Lum Mccunn"  In Part I, Cathie Wright-Lewis. [P]

2:00 PM 
Private Universe Project In Mathematics  "Possibilities of Real-Life Problems"  Students come up with a surprising array of strategies and representations to build their understanding of a real-life calculus problem — before they have ever taken calculus. [P]

3:00 PM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Math & English Essentials"  Math & English Essentials: Some may think that math and English classes have nothing in common, but as we take a look inside several high school classrooms around the country we'll see they all share a common purpose: make learning relevant. [P]

4:00 PM 
Principles for Principals  "Changing Pedagogy"  Education reform in math and science implies changing teaching and learning strategies in the classroom. Principals discuss how they can foster effective pedagogy. [G]

5:00 PM 
Connecting with the Arts: A Workshop for Middle Grades Teachers  "Workshop 8. Reflecting On Our Practice"  This program explores methods for assessing instructional practice. Participants will see teachers reflecting alone and interacting with colleagues to evaluate and refine their planning and teaching. [P]

6:00 PM 
Taste This!  "John's Pizzeria"  [P]

6:30 PM 
Hometime  "Stamped Concrete Patio Demo"  The HOMETIME crew takes out old concrete to repair, reframe and reseal the patio over a storage area. [P]

7:00 PM 
Music Voyager  "Roots, Rock, Reggae"  Jamaican reggae hit the world like a hammer in the 1970s, but where did reggae come from? How did this appealing, soulful sound develop, and where do the roots of this powerful tree extend? In this episode, Edgar explores the history of Jamaican music, from its African roots to the cusp of the reggae revolution. Edgar heads to the jungle for an entrancing kumina drumming session with the Akwaaba Drummers, that reveals the African underpinning of the island's music. [P]

7:30 PM 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "Rib Master"  This is a rib crash course for all skill levels. Steve demonstrates the lesson with classic spare ribs, dinosaur beef ribs and A-plus mint julep ribs with Kentucky bourbon. [G]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Cambridge 2012/Swedish Details"  Tom shows Kevin how he's installing Southern yellow pine board accents in key spots for architectural interest and to coordinate with the prefinished maple flooring that Norm is installing. Tile's going in the master bath, and the roof deck gets PVC porch boards and a custom rail treatment. [P]

8:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Japan: Hokkaido and Honshu"  The Seattle-based photographer travels to northern Japan to view iconic red-crested cranes, then heads south to the mountains to take a dip in Nagano's hot springs with mischievous macaque snow monkeys. His photographic pilgrimage also includes the temples of Mt. Fugi and Koyosan. [G]

9:00 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Tijuana Taco Crawl"  People are passionate about their tacos in Tijuana. Ask any local and they'll tell you their favorite - complete with mouthwatering details. [P]

9:30 PM 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "Really Big Beef"  Tackling the big cuts - brisket, prime rib and whole beef tenderloin - Steve makes bacon-crusted brisket, rosemary rib roast and ultimate cheesesteak. [G]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Simple & Satisfying Vegetable Mains"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Omelets with Guest Todd English"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Kimchi Chronicles  "The Chicken Chronicles"  Beginning in Andong, the spiritual capital of Korea, Marja participates in the area's festive masked dance ritual and learns about the local salted mackerel before getting into jjimtak, Andong's real specialty. Along Chicken Alley, Marja and her adopted cousin April sample tons of the spicy stir-fry made with chicken, noodles and vegetables. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Best of Slovenia"  In the little-visited and underrated alpine country, Rick begins in the capital city of Ljubljana, enjoys the mountain resort of Lake Bled, ventures into the Julian Alps, goes spelunking in a gigantic cave, and swims with Slavs in a charming Adriatic port. [G]


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