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Programming Highlights: Week of 11/7/15–11/13/15

Programming Highlights: Week of 11/7/15–11/13/15

Liberation Poetry Collective, Bandwidth and Veteran's Day.

  • Posted on: 5 November 2015
  • By: Maggie

Hear from local seniors as they share stories about their remarkable lives. Legacies: A Journey through the Lives of Elders is a co-production between Cambridge Health Alliance and Somerville Community Access Television. The series premieres on CCTV on Channel 8: Monday 11/9 at 10am, Tuesday 11/10 at 5pm, and Thursday 11/12 at 2pm.

Poetry Matters: A poetry reading by the Liberation Poetry Collective on current issues: "In moments of torment, destruction and suffering, the voice of the poet remains the ultimate rampart anchoring humanity’s need to dream and its potential for creating better conditions of living and of being together." On Channel 8: Monday 11/9 at 9:30pm, Tuesday 11/10 at 5:45pm, and Thursday 11/12 at 5:02pm.

Veterans' Day is this Wednesday, 11/11. Programming for and about veterans: On Channel 8, 1pm-6pm. And, on Channel 9, 4-4:30 and Channel 96 6-7am, 8-8:30pm, and 9:30-10pm.

Tune in for some music Saturday and Sunday nights with some old episodes of Bandwidth TV, a CCTV-produced series that invited local musicians into the studio interviews and live performances. On Channel 96 Saturday 11/811-midnight, and Sunday 11/9 9pm-midnight.

Watch the documentaries produced by youth in CCTV's Summer Media institute 2015: On Channel 9 for Sunday 11/8 at 10:45pm and Friday 11/13 at 7:45pm, and on Channel 96 for Saturday 11/7 at 3:30pm. Each showing runs for about 1 hour and 15 minutes.