The show chronicles years of disastrous dust storms that forced people to leave their homes and farms. Burns interviews 26 survivors and shares photographs and rare movie footage.
You can join Ken Burns for a live YouTube discussion about ‘The Dust Bowl’ Nov. 15 at 2 p.m. ET. Submit your questions on Twitter using #DustBowlPBS and watch live at www.youtube.com/pbs
The program premieres this weekend — Nov. 18 and 19 from 8–10 p.m. on PBS affiliate WQLN-TV.