Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.

This 10-part series, with renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Featuring Kevin Bacon, Cory Booker, Angela Buchdal, Geoffrey Canada, Margaret Cho, Harry Connick Jr., Robert Downey Jr., Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Samuel L. Jackson, John Legend, John Lewis, Branford Marsalis, Yasir Qadhi, Condoleezza Rice, Michelle Rodriguez, Kyra Sedgwick, Wanda Sykes, Ruth Simmons, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters, and Rick Warren.

Born Champions

Born Champions

Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Examine the ancestral origins of athletes Derek Jeter, Billie Jean King and Rebecca Lobo.

60 min.

In Search of Our Fathers

In Search of Our Fathers

Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Join Gates to uncover the paternal ancestry of Stephen King, Gloria Reuben and Courtney B. Vance.

60 min.

Schedule

Thursday
10/2/14 5:00 AM
WGBX 44
Friday
10/3/14 2:00 AM
WGBX 44
Friday
10/3/14 5:00 AM
WGBH 2
Saturday
10/4/14 1:00 AM
WGBH 2
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