Black America since MLK And still I rise. Touch the sky Touch the sky.

Leslie Asako Gladsjo, Talleah Bridges McMahon, Sabin Streeter, Leah (Television producer) Williams

Streaming video - 2016

This series looks at the last five decades of African American history through the eyes of Henry Louis Gates, Jr., exploring the tremendous gains and persistent challenges of these years. Drawing on eyewitness accounts, scholarly analysis and rare archival footage, the series illuminates our recent past, while raising urgent questions about the future of the African American community--and our nation as a whole. The final hour brings the story up to the present day. Gates celebrates how far Afri...can Americans have come toward equality and raises hard questions about the obstacles that remain.

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Genres
Documentary television programs
Online Access
A Kanopy streaming video
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Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : PBS* 2016.
2017.
Language
English
Item Description
Title from title frames.
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video file) (55 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Playing Time
00:54:35
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
Other Authors
Leslie Asako Gladsjo (film director), Talleah Bridges McMahon, Sabin Streeter, Leah (Television producer) Williams