Latest Ken Burns Stories

2014-10-16 23:13:41

TinyCircuits announces a major update to its TinyScreen campaign, which enables users to create their own wearable electronic devices, including smart watches and smart glasses. Akron,

2014-05-15 16:25:04

Film Taken at 1937 All Star Baseball Game by Harrisburg Native Jimmie DeShong HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Never before seen footage of President Franklin

2014-04-09 08:28:25

Pulitzer-Winning Keynote Speaker Announces Ken Burns' PBS Documentary on Cancer WASHINGTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The theme for the just-completed 2014 Community Oncology Conference,

2014-03-14 23:23:34

Celebrated filmmakers Ken Burns, Brett Morgen, and Erica Huggins are among Hampshire College alumni who will join a broad range of guest artists during a four-week Creative Media Institute this

2011-08-19 15:46:00

Burns' "Prohibition" Documentary Raises Questions about Democracy and Role of Government WASHINGTON, Aug.

2010-11-11 12:49:00

Award presented at annual gala chaired by Morgan Freeman and sponsored by Bank of America WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for the National Archives presented its seventh annual Records of Achievement Award to documentary filmmaker Ken Burns.

2010-03-09 13:52:00

Annual gala to be held in November 2010 in Washington, DC WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for the National Archives will present the seventh annual Records of Achievement Award to Ken Burns, the award-winning filmmaker whose documentaries The Civil War, Baseball and Jazz have broken new ground in historical moviemaking.

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