Jul 11, 2013
History Detectives promoted to investigators in series revamp
History Detectives , the PBS series featuring amiable sleuths who truth-squadded stories behind historical items and artifacts, will instead take on bigger cases in a revamped and retitled series to debut next summer.
PBS revamps Wes Cowan's 'History Detectives'
The weekly summer series featuring three stories every episode will be replaced by four one-hour "HDSI - History Detectives Special Investigation" show, with each hour devoted to a single story.
'Dylan goes electric' guitar poised for sale
Bob Dylan, seen performing at the Newport Folk Festival in 2002, reached an undisclosed settlement with Dawn Peterson over his famed 'Dylan goes electric' guitar.
Bob Dylan's 1965 Newport Folk Festival Electric Guitar Going to Auction
The Fender Stratocaster that Bob Dylan played during his legendary electric set at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival is finally headed to the auction block.
"Black Bodies in Propaganda: The Art of the War Poster" opens at the Penn Museum
A unique collection of posters, collected and curated by Penn professor and PBS History Detectives host Tukufu Zuberi, forms the basis of a provocative new exhibition at the Penn Museum : Black Bodies in Propaganda: The Art of the War Poster, opened on June 2, 2013, and running through March 2, 2014.