Texas Our Texas is a new initiative from the Texas PBS Stations that celebrates our shared history as Texans by exploring the events, cultural groups, communities and individuals that have come together over the centuries to create the state we live in today.
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By combining the reach and expertise of Texas PBS stations with the rich historical resources and scholarship available statewide, Texas PBS will create a high-quality mix of broadcast documentaries, interactive online resources, K-12 educational materials and public events designed to share our state’s history with a broad, diverse and large audience.
Our goal is to explore the past and illuminate the present, helping viewers gain a better understanding of Texas history and culture, as well as the significance of our state’s history in our lives as Americans.
Dive into History with Texas PBS Online Book Club
Join the first online book group devoted to Texas history! Texas PBS will facilitate the group, integrating a variety of ways to spark discussion among members. The reader’s experience will be enhanced by interactive interviews with authors and experts, documentaries and artwork to create a multifaceted, educational and interesting experience for group members.
Join the first online book group devoted to Texas History!
Texas PBS is proud to announce the first online book group devoted to Texas History, in conjunction with the new Texas, Our Texas initiative.
The group will be a reader-led experience, with Texas PBS bringing in authors/experts and documentaries/artwork to create a multifaceted, educational and interesting experience for group members.
Our first book discussion will be Jan Reid’s Let the People In: The Life and Times of Ann Richards.
Complete the form below to become part of the inaugural discussion of this ground-breaking group!
Author Jan Reid will join us for a web chat live from the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum Wednesday, May 29th at 8:00 pm. Find out more information about this special event at www.texaspbs.org/
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For more information about the Book Club, complete the form below.