Black History Month: The Storytelling Tradition
Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Alice Walker, Virginia Hamilton, and others speaking about the importance of storytelling in African American history:
Muhammad Ali: The Man Behind the Myth:
A look at Muhammad Ali (“the man behind the myth”) in a video interview with George Foreman, daughter Hana Ali, and biographer Thomas Hauser.
Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy: Authors Remember the Civil Rights Movement
Alice Walker and other authors speaking about their involvement in the Civil Rights movement
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., on William Styron’s Controversial Novel:
Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on one of the twentieth century’s most jarring literary events.