In 1993 Michael Jordan stunned everyone by leaving the game of basketball and joining a minor league baseball team. This documentary examines this time in Jordan’s life and career, and how the tragic loss of his father impacted his decision to pursue a lifelong ambition and play baseball. Bonus features: director’s statements; extended interviews; Michael Jordan baseball highlights (796.397 JOR)
If you missed this on PBS, here’s your chance to watch the American Masters film that “takes an
intimate look at the time Lennon, Yoko Ono, and their son, Sean, spent living
in New York City during the 1970s. Featuring never-before-heard studio
recordings and never-before-seen outtakes from Lennon in concert and home
movies.” You can also listen to related podcasts online. (B LENNON)
Learn more about the underlying themes and symbolism found in the Harry Potter books by J.K.
Rowling as researched by Dr. Geo Trevarthen, an academic from the University of Edinburgh with expertise in Celtic Shamanism. (823.914 ROW)