On Wednesday, Oct. 16, MSDTV was invited to the premiere screening of Henry Louis Gates, Jr., new documentary, “The African Americans: Many Rivers To Cross.
The new series will be premiering on PBS tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 22 and will be airing for six consecutive Tuesdays. Check out more information on series after the break….
Gates’ new documentary offers a teaching dialogue on African American history and their journey through slavery to freedom to liberation.
This original six part series was sponsored by the Ford foundation, Abby and Howard Milstein and Bank of America and is an effort to contribute to the education of the African American history. For more information on this series go to PBS.org.