The arts and medicine have a long collaborative history – think Leonardo da Vinci’s drawing of man or music therapy for Alzheimer’s patients. A class at ASU’s Barrett Honors College examines the connection between poetry and medicine and its healing benefits. Students learn about doctors who write poems and poets whose work focuses on the medical world. The students then become the teachers and hold seminars for doctors and nurses to teach them how to incorporate poetry into their everyday work lives for themselves and their patients.
Discover the story of the dreaded disease that gripped the nation in fear, leaving thousands paralyzed. The film "American Experience: The Polio Crusade" weaves personal accounts of polio survivors with the story of the ardent crusader who tirelessly fought against it.
"Nova" explores new discoveries and how we have come this far on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on Arizona PBS.
With her distinctive voice and infectious passion for French cuisine, Julia Child demystified classic dishes and empowered and inspired millions of home cooks and professional chefs.