Africa's Great Civilizations

 
  

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The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations

Sat. Sep 23, 8:00 PM
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Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations

Sat. Sep 23, 9:00 PM
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The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations

Sun. Sep 24, 12:00 AM
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The Cross and The Crescent

Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. charts the ancient rise of Christianity & Islam, whose economic & cultural influence stretched from Egypt to Ethiopia. Learn of African religious figures like King Lalibela, an Ethiopian saint, and Menelik, bringer of the Ark of the Covenant.

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ABOUT AFRICA'S GREAT CIVILIZATIONS

Origins - Journey with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to Kenya, Egypt and beyond as he discovers the origins of man, the formation of early human societies and the creation of significant cultural and scientific achievements on the African continent. The Cross and the Crescent - Gates charts the rise of Christianity and Islam, whose economic and cultural influence stretched from Egypt to Ethiopia. Learn of African religious figures like King Lalibela, an Ethiopian saint, and Menelik, bringer of the Ark of the Covenant.

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Africa's Great Civilizations Showtimes

The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations Sat. Sep 23 at 8:00 PM WGBH WORLD
Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations Sat. Sep 23 at 9:00 PM WGBH WORLD
The Atlantic Age/Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations Sun. Sep 24 at 12:00 AM WGBH WORLD
Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations Sun. Sep 24 at 1:00 AM WGBH WORLD

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