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Articles with keyword "the American Experience"


The Richest Man in the World

A documentary film chronicles the life of Andrew Carnegie, the steel company mogul who rose from an impoverished childhood to become the richest man in the world.


From Story to Screen

A filmmaker explains how history plays differently on television.


The Rise and Fall and Rise of Ulysses S. Grant

A new film tells how he survived vicissitudes to remain the most loved man of his century.


Eleanor Roosevelt

A documentary places the emphasis on Eleanor without Franklin.


Forty Acres and a Mule

A new documentary examines America's struggle to establish racial equality after the Civil War.