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Henry Louis Gates

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. , is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University. An award-winning filmmaker, literary scholar, journalist, cultural critic, and institution builder, Professor Gates has authored or coauthored twenty-four books and created twenty-one documentary films, including Finding Your Roots . His six-part PBS documentary, The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross , earned an Emmy...See more