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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.'s films on PBS

Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, literary scholar, and professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. examines how culture and history helped shape the modern world.

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Connecting to our past helps guide us to a more diverse tomorrow. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes viewers through the last 50 years of African-American history in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise.

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