American Forum

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Pulitzer Prize winning author, journalist and filmmaker Douglas Blackmon interviews national leaders, newsmakers, eminent scholars and top reporters, from the nation's preeminent institution for study of the American presidency. Broadcast in high definition, from the University of Virginia's Miller Center, American Forum is available to all public television stations through NETA.

Upcoming Air Dates
  • #304 — Rise and Fall of the American Presidency? |
    New Sunday, Oct 1 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #305 — The President's Lawyer |
    New Sunday, Oct 8 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #306 — Are The U.S. and China Destined for War? |
    New Sunday, Oct 15 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #307 — The President and the Press |
    New Sunday, Oct 22 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #308 — Will Democratic Capitalism Survive? |
    New Sunday, Oct 29 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #304 — Rise and Fall of the American Presidency?
    Historian JEREMI SURI on why so many have lost faith in the nation's highest office.
    New Sunday, Oct 1 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #305 — The President's Lawyer
    Former Obama White House Counsel NEIL EGGLESTON on defending the presidency and controversy around President Trump.
    New Sunday, Oct 8 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #306 — Are The U.S. and China Destined for War?
    Harvard Kennedy School Dean GRAHAM ALLISON on the growing struggle between the world's two greatest powers.
    New Sunday, Oct 15 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #307 — The President and the Press
    STEPHEN ENGELBERG, editor in chief of ProPublica and BuzzFeed's VERA BERGENGRUEN on being "enemy of the people."
    New Sunday, Oct 22 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #308 — Will Democratic Capitalism Survive?
    Historian MEL LEFFLER on a century of American power and current threats to the international system.
    New Sunday, Oct 29 at 4:30pm TPT LIFE

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