Jun 19, 2012
PR :: Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr on DVD Jul 17
In each hour-long episode, he takes viewers along for the journey with two or three celebrity guests who are connected to one another by an intimate, sometimes hidden link, treks through layers of ancestral history, uncovers secrets and surprises in their family trees and shares life-altering discoveries.
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Television series leading the way to finding your roots
The 10-part series "Finding Your Roots" that is airing on GPB through May 20 will offer family historians tips on family searches and insights into celebrity genealogy.
'Finding Your Roots' enlightens, inspires family history work
PBS's 10-part series "Finding Your Roots" illustrates how researchers never quite know what they'll find when looking into family history, whether it's in a public record, through the Internet or a story passed down from generations.
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Black in Latin America "Brazil: A Racial Paradise"
Black in Latin America Black in Latin America Brazil: A Racial Paradise Airs Tuesday, May 3 at 7:00 PM In Brazil, Professor Gates delves behind the facade of Carnival to discover how this 'rainbow nation' is waking up to its legacy as the world's largest slave economy.