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Our Town on TV

Presented by When We Were Live at Austin History Center, Austin TX

Aug 24 2019
Our Town on TV

“Our Town On TV” is a free, interactive exhibit celebrating nearly 50 years of Austin Public Access Television.

Since 1973, everyday Austinites have had the resources to create their own TV programs. While in production on When We Were Live, a feature documentary about the history of Austin Public Access Television, filmmaker John Spottswood Moore worked with the Austin History Center in building a catalog of hundreds of these access programs. From Banana-themed Drag queens to Spanish language educational programs to late night call-in shows, these tapes provide an extremely unique document of the

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Exhibit will be ongoing and open to the public all day.  Visitors are free to arrive and enjoy the exhibit at their own convenience between the hours 12 pm and 4 pm.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Austin History Center

810 Guadalupe, Austin, TX 78741



The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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