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Riveted: The History of Jeans

The history of jeans, from their roots in slavery to the Wild West, hippies, high fashion and hip-hop. (60 minutes)

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Tue, 8/23 at 8:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

The Murder of Emmett Till

In August 1955 two Mississippians bludgeon and kill Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black boy, for whistling at a white woman; their acquittal and boasting of the atrocity spur the civil rights cause. (60 minutes)

Wed, 8/24 at 1:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

The Murder of Emmett Till

In August 1955 two Mississippians bludgeon and kill Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black boy, for whistling at a white woman; their acquittal and boasting of the atrocity spur the civil rights cause. (60 minutes)

Wed, 8/24 at 9:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Fatal Flood

The raging floodwaters of the Mississippi River in 1927 that divided one small town, pitting rich against poor, black against white and threatened to tear one family apart. (60 minutes)

Thu, 8/25 at 2:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Fatal Flood

The raging floodwaters of the Mississippi River in 1927 that divided one small town, pitting rich against poor, black against white and threatened to tear one family apart. (60 minutes)

Sat, 8/27 at 12:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Fatal Flood

The raging floodwaters of the Mississippi River in 1927 that divided one small town, pitting rich against poor, black against white and threatened to tear one family apart. (60 minutes)

Sat, 8/27 at 3:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Fatal Flood

The raging floodwaters of the Mississippi River in 1927 that divided one small town, pitting rich against poor, black against white and threatened to tear one family apart. (60 minutes)