Black History Month!

Black History Month!

What's new to CCTV? A List of Programs to Check Out This Week!

  • Posted on: 22 February 2022
  • By: Alfonso

Black History Month Specials
Tune in on Channel 9

Black Excellence Project: Tonya Winston, The Black Excellence Project hosted and produced by Manikka Bowman with Tonya Winston, founder B. Royal Boutique: broyalboutique.com. If you are interested in being a guest on future episodes, email bowmanforCPS@gmail.com. Produced @ CCTV as part of their ACTIVATE series of monthly staff-led member-powered productions.
7:30 PM on Mon 2/21, Thurs 2/24
3:30 PM on Tue 2/22
1:30 PM on Wed 2/23
6:30 PM on Fri 2/25

A Conversation With Lee Charlton, Lee Charlton, former President of New Bedford NAACP (1983-2007) has decades of knowledge and experience as an advocate for civil rights. Host Jim Marshall has A Conversation With Mr. Charlton about the progress toward equality & the work that remains. Produced by New Bedford Cable Access.
2:30 PM on Mon 2/21
3 PM on Tue 2/22, Wed 2/23
7 PM on Thurs 2/24
6 PM on Fri 2/25

WVOE: The Voice of Ebony, a documentary film about African American ownership in Radio. Produced by Individual Eleven.
1 PM on Mon 2/21
8 PM on Thurs 2/24
3:30 PM on Fri 2/25

Exploring the African American Experience in Cambridge, this program talks about slavery and freedom, and a lecture by Kenyatta d. Berry, as she explains the African American experience in Cambridge. Produced by Angel Aiguier.
4 PM on Mon 2/21
3 PM on Thurs 2/24
1 PM on Fri 2/25

Cinema Bytes: Black Cinema, Cinema Bytes reviews issues and topics within classic and contemporary films. Season 3 of Cinema Bytes tackles "Black Contemporary Cinema". In this series Dr. Amy Lewis and Nwenna Kai will focus and bring to light films that reflect black people. Produced by Community College of Philadelphia.
8 PM on Mon 2/21
7 PM on Tue 2/22, Fri 2/25
6:30 PM on Wed 2/23
2 PM on Thurs 2/24

All About the Arts!
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Being One with Earth: Paper Cutting Workshop at Cambridge Public Library, a paper cutting art workshop led by Elena Li at the Cambridge Public Library. Produced by Zhonghe Li.
1 PM on Tue 2/22, Thurs 2/24
7:30 PM on Wed 2/23
5 PM on Fri 2/25

Cambridge Arts Open Studios: Roz Grunman & Sholeh Regna, Cambridge Arts Open Studios is virtual this year, but you can still stop by and meet your local artists at our live artist talk. Join an interactive panel discussion with Cambridge artists Roz Grunman & Sholeh Regna. Stop by to see their latest work and learn more about their art practice. Produced by CCTV.
2 PM on Tue 2/22, Wed 2/23, Fri 2/25

Standing In the Light: Deborah Mason Performing Arts, an interview with Deborah Mason, owner of Deborah Mason School of Dance, who was born in East Cambridge. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
6:30 PM on Mon 2/21
8 PM on Tue 2/22
1 PM on Wed 2/23
3 PM on Fri 2/25

Tune in to Channel 9 from Saturday to Sunday and watch our Black History Month specials during our weekend marathon! Saturday 2/26 from 12 PM-Midnight & Sunday 2/27 from 12-4 PM on CCTV Channel 9.