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Finding Your Roots

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 . . .

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Saturday, Jan 6, 2018 - 5:00 PM    "Unfamiliar Kin" Actors Fred Armisen and Christopher Walken and musician Carly Simon each learn about a grandparent whose real identity and background had been a mystery to them, redefining how they see themselves. G
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More Finding Your Roots on PLUS (MT)
Saturday, Jan 6, 2018 - 5:00 PM "Unfamiliar Kin" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jan 13, 2018 - 5:00 PM "Puritans and Pioneers" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jan 20, 2018 - 5:00 PM "Black Like Me" (PLUS)
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