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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

by Marylou Morano Kjelle

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Published by Chelsea House in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gates, Henry Louis -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Gates, Henry Louis.,
    • African American scholars -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Critics -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Critics.,
    • Educators.,
    • Authors, American.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the noted literary historian, critic, author, and scholar who taught at many leading universities before becoming head of the African American Studies department at Harvard.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 98-100) and index.

      StatementMarylou Morano Kjelle.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesAfrican American leaders
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS29.G28 K58 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination111 p. :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3676425M
      ISBN 100791076873
      LC Control Number2003014152
      OCLC/WorldCa52554033

        Henry Louis Gates, Jr., is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research at Harvard University. He is the author of numerous books, including Colored People, T hirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Man, In Search of Our Roots, and the American Book Award-winning Brand: Basic Books.   - Cultural researcher and journalist Henry [+] Louis Gates Jr. recalls a story about the funding of the PBS series 'Finding Your Roots' during the 39th Annual Common Wealth Awards at the Hotel du Pont on Saturday, Ap , in Wilmington, : Aviva Legatt.

        Henry Louis Gates Jr.: A Life Spent Tracing Roots. May 8, • For more than 30 years, Henry Louis Gates Jr. has been an influential public intellectual. He may be best known for his research Author: Henry Louis Gates. In ‘Stony the Road,’ Henry Louis Gates Jr. Captures the History and Images of the Fraught Years After the Civil War The scholar’s latest book, coinciding with his new PBS series, “Reconstruction,”.

        Henry Louis Gates Jr. appeared at the Chicago Humanities Festival Sunday to accept the Tribune’s Literary Award, recognizing his lifetime of accomplishment as a literary critic, historian. In his new six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th is a.


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