What makes a photographic masterpiece? Michele Penhall, curator of prints and photographs at the University of New Mexico Art Museum, shares her insights into the evolving understanding of photography.

Each month, New Mexico PBS connects audiences to the great people and inspired thinking found at UNM. Connect airs Thursday, July 19 at 7 p.m. on New Mexico PBS Channel 5.1. and Sunday, July 22 at 5 p.m. on New Mexico PBS Channel 9.1.

Additionally, Jennifer Nez Denetdale, the great, great, great granddaughter of legendary Navajo leaders Manuelito and Juanita, shares her discoveries while writing her book: "Reclaiming Dine History: The Legacies of Navajo Chief Manuelito and Juanita."

Greg Taylor answers questions about detecting distant planets using a telescope called the Long Wavelength Array.

• Michele M. Penhall, curator, prints and photographs, UNM Art Museum
• Jennifer Nez Denetdale, associate professor of American Studies, UNM.
• Gregory B. Taylor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, UNM.

• Augusta Meyers

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"Connect" is produced by Brad Stoddard and executive producer, Michael Kamins. Production support provided by UNM.

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