Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir
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Explore the life of the groundbreaking author of "The Joy Luck Club" in this intimate portrait. Archival imagery, home movies, photographs, animation and original interviews create a vivid, colorful journey through Tan's inspiring life and career.

Episode Duration: 1 hour 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3403

About American Masters:

AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists.

Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America.

Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.


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Mon, Feb 6 12:00 P.M. Marian Anderson: The Whole World In Her Hands     NH EXPLORE
Fri, Feb 10 8:30 P.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH WORLD
Sat, Feb 11 1:30 A.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH WORLD
Sat, Feb 11 9:30 A.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH WORLD
Sat, Feb 11 3:30 P.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH WORLD
Fri, Feb 17 8:00 P.M. How It Feels to Be Free     NH WORLD
Sat, Feb 18 1:00 A.M. How It Feels to Be Free     NH WORLD
Sat, Feb 18 9:00 A.M. How It Feels to Be Free     NH WORLD
Sat, Feb 18 3:00 P.M. How It Feels to Be Free     NH WORLD
Mon, Feb 20 12:00 P.M. Ailey     NH EXPLORE
Mon, Feb 20 1:30 P.M. Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase The Blues Away     NH EXPLORE

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