Speaker - Henry Louis Gates

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Henry Louis "Skip" Gates, Jr. (born September 16, 1950, Piedmont, West Virginia) is a literary critic, educator, scholar, writer, editor, and public intellectual. Gates currently serves as the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University, where he is Chair of the African and African American Studies Department and Director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research.

2 Programs

Henry Louis Gates on Lincoln and Race

02.10.09 | 01:16:36 min | 6 comments

Studying African-American Genealogy

02.27.07 | 00:57:34 min | 0 comments