• April 25, 1984
    Bill Moyers, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee tell the story of how the New Deal, World War II, and postwar social changes set the stage for a long-awaited and hard-fought legal assault on segregation.
  • April 18, 1984
    Bill Moyers is joined by Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee who re-create the world of 20th-century black America. This episode covers 1900 to 1920.
  • April 4, 1984 | A Walk Through the 20th Century
    From the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893 to the 1982 celebration in Knoxville, a look at the ways these global festivities have reflected America’s changing views about the future.
  • February 22, 1984 | A Walk Through the 20th Century
    BIll Moyers looks at how newsreels grew into a unique 20th-century institution that informed and entertained whole generations.
  • January 25, 1984 | A Walk Through the 20th Century
    Theodore Roosevelt was a cowboy, soldier, explorer, hunter, historian, reformer, naturalist and president of the United States. Bill Moyers explores TR's brief and golden career.
  • January 11, 1984 | A Walk Through the 20th Century
    Bill Moyers visits his hometown. Long-time residents describe the town as being "a Tom Sawyer sort of place" on one hand and a town formerly divided by racial segregation on the other.
  • April 14, 1983 | A Walk Through the 20th Century
    Bill Moyers examines the growth of mass communication and the birth of the concept of public relations.
  • April 16, 1982 | Creativity
    The legendary television producer on how he got his start in television, and how laughter and tears go together in his sitcoms.
  • January 8, 1982 | Creativity
    In this 1982 interview from the Creativity series, Bill accompanied the legendary poet Maya Angelou in her first visit back to her hometown in Stamps, Arkansas.
  • February 13, 1981 | Bill Moyers Journal: Original Series
    Bill Moyers tries to navigate the maze of America’s clandestine policies toward Cuba.