TITLE

Telling America's Stories

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Adweek;4/23/2012, Vol. 53 Issue 16, pC26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the Smithsonian Channel cable television network in advance of the fall 2012 season. It notes that the network operates in partnership with the vast Smithsonian Institution museum and research complex, allowing it to provide very diverse programming in the fields of history, science, and American culture. The network's associated mobile device applications and online social networking pages are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
74582886

 

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