ideastream Presents The Vietnam War

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The Vietnam War, the latest documentary series from Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, begins airing Sunday, September 17 on WVIZ/PBS. In conjunction, ideastream will feature specials on the Vietnam War all September long. This means you’ll hear stories from local veterans and others affected by the war on The Sound of Ideas on 90.3, listen to some of the ways the war influenced classical music on WCLV 104.9 and watch other documentaries on the Vietnam War era on WVIZ/PBS. More than 40 years after the war, trace its impact this September with ideastream.

Here is just some of the Vietnam War-related content you will hear and see from ideastream this September:

Special Content     Program/Channel     Date
Voices of Vietnam: Stories from the war from local Northeast Ohians like you     Listen for them on The Sound of Ideas and submit your own story here     September 2017
Interview with Co-Director Lynn Novick on the music used in The Vietnam War     Sound of Applause on 90.3 and Applause on WVIZ/PBS     Sound of Applause on Monday, Sept. 11 and Applause on Friday, Sept. 15
Local Vietnam veterans' perspectives on the challenges of returning from war     All Things Considered on 90.3      Friday, Sept. 15 at 4:50pm
Radio documentary on Kent State shootings     All Things Considered on 90.3     Friday, Sept. 15 at 7pm
An interview with Ken Burns about The Vietnam War     Weekend Edition Sunday on 90.3    Sunday, Sept. 17, 8-10am
Hunting in Wartime    WVIZ/PBS    Sunday, Sept. 17 at 3pm
The Vietnam War    WVIZ/PBS    Sundays through Thursdays, Sept. 17-28 at 8pm
The Vietnam War’s Impact on Classical Music    WCLV Classical 104.9    All day on Monday, Sept. 18
Legacies of War: Vietnam    WVIZ/PBS    Friday, Sept. 22 at 10:30pm
American Medevac    WVIZ/PBS    Sunday, Sept. 24 at 3pm
Monterey Pop: The Summer of Love    WVIZ/PBS    Friday, Sept. 29 at 10pm


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