Finding Your Roots
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Series Description: Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. is the 12th and latest series from the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar. In this 10-part series, Professor Gates continues the quest he begun in African American Lives 1 and 2 and Faces of America delving into the genealogy and genetics of an all new group of famous Americans. The series combines history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family, and identity in today's America. Each hour features a different pair of celebrity guests, who are bound together by an intimate, sometimes hidden link, whether it be as old friends, through long-lost relatives, or even through a common ancestral past.
All Upcoming Episodes
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These episodes of Finding Your Roots aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Decoding Our Past (#210)
- Ancient Roots (#209)
- The British Invasion (#208)
- Our People, Our Traditions (#207)
- We Come from People (#206)
- The Melting Pot (#205)