Professor Gates Introduces the Film

Recent Episodes

Brazil: A Racial Paradise?

Brazil: A Racial Paradise?

Black in Latin America

A visit to Brazil explores its legacy of slavery.

60 min.

Black in Latin America

Black in Latin America

Black in Latin America

Black in Latin America, the 11th documentary by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

"Black Fear"

"Black Fear"

Black in Latin America

White Cuban planters tighten their hold and "security" on their plantations.

Antonio Maceo: The Bronze Titan

Antonio Maceo: The Bronze Titan

Black in Latin America

Cuban Revolutionary Antonio Maceo's controversial identity.

Black in Latin America's Henry Louis Gates

Black in Latin America's Henry Louis Gates

Black in Latin America

Professor Gates introduces viewers to descendants of Africans in Latin-American countries.

Discrimination and Segregation in Cuba under U.S. Occupation

Discrimination and Segregation in Cuba under U.S. Occupation

Black in Latin America

Segregation in Cuba under U.S.military occupation according to Professor Marial Iglesias.


Latest Comments


Related Content

Professor Gates introduces viewers to the faces and voices of the descendants of the Africans in six Latin-American countries. A quest he began 12 years ago with WONDERS OF THE AFRICAN WORLD comes full circle in BLACK IN LATIN AMERICA, an effort to discover how Africa and Europe combined to create the vibrant cultures of Latin America.

The hits and the highlights from WGBH
 

   

99.5 WCRB: Ocotober 2014: Pledge