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Wisconsin Public Media Director Malcolm Brett Receives PBS’ Highest Award for Station Leadership

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PBS has named Malcolm Brett, director of Wisconsin Public Media , as this year’s recipient of the Daniel K. Miller Station Leadership Award.

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PBS Programs Among James Beard Media Award Winners

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Winners of the 2018 James Beard Media Award were announced on Friday, April 27. The annual James Beard Awards are given by the James Beard Foundation and are the highest honor for food and beverage professionals working in North America. PBS and member station programs were awarded three Broadcast Media Awards. The winners are listed below.

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PBS Wins A Daytime Emmy Award

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On April 29, 2018, from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced winners of the Daytime Emmy® Awards. PBS won a Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Award for A CHEF’S LIFE. In addition, APT (American Public Television) received two wins, for LIDIA’S KITCHEN and MILK STREET.

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PBS to be honored with Seven Awards at 2018 Webbys

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On Tuesday, April 24, winners of the 22nd annual Webby Awards were announced. The Webbys honor excellence on the internet and are presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, a judging body composed of more than a thousand industry experts and technology innovators.

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THE GREAT AMERICAN READ, a New Multi-Platform PBS Series, Reveals List of America’s 100 Favorite Novels

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PBS unveiled a list of America’s 100 best-loved novels, chosen in support of THE GREAT AMERICAN READ, a new PBS series and multi-platform initiative that celebrates the joy of reading and the books we love.

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