The story of Huntsville’s rise to prominence and the efforts that won statehood for Alabama were told in a documentary on Alabama Public Television in 1996. “From Territory to State” was produced by Max Shores as part of The Alabama Experience series.
Alabama’s longest running family of potters were featured in the Alabama Public Television documentary “Miller’s Pottery: Turning For Generations” in 1997. The documentary was produced by Max Shores of the University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio.
The former director of UA’s Institute for Communication Research left a lasting impact upon the fields of communication, media effects and beyond.