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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has 3 media appearances.

Oct
9
Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Booknotes, Sunday, October 9, 1994
Henry Louis Gates Jr. discusses Colored People: A Memoir.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. talked about the life of an African American between 1950 and 1970, when "colored" was the name used by both outsiders members of the race themselves to self identify. Dr. Gates talked about the black vernacular and said that he would like to write a book about each subsequent name, such as "Negro" and "black." He talked about black culture during this time, including racial relations. He also talked about his life, work, and family and how he came to write the book. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. is the author of Colored People: A Memoir, published by Alfred A. Knopf. (timspalding)… (more)
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16
A conversation with historian Henry Louis GatesJr.
Charlie Rose, Tuesday, April 16, 2002
Henry Louis Gates

A conversation with author and historian Henry Louis GatesJr. of Harvard University about the discovery of a novel written by a slave in the 1850s entitled (timspalding)

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