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AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange

AFROPOP: THE ULTIMATE CULTURAL EXCHANGE, the innovative documentary series on contemporary life, art and pop culture in the African Diaspora. Four films introduce powerful stories: African boxers journey across the Atlantic to match their skills against the best in the world; a teenage girl travels to Ghana and an expatriate from Sierra Leone returns to his homeland, each hoping to dispel prevailing myths about the two countries; and, Hurricane Katrina victims find themselves refugees in their own country.

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Episode Description
Sunday, Oct 14, 2012 - 6:00 AM    "Black to Our Roots" Living in a housing project in Atlanta, Georgia, 17-year-old Sylvia Dorsey feels frustrated by the drug abuse and violence surrounding her. "Black to Our Roots" shares the inspirational story of the journey Sylvia takes to explore her ancestral home in Ghana in an attempt to escape the cycle of violence and poverty of her Atlanta neighborhood. In Africa, Sylvia confronts several challenges that test her patience and change her life forever. G
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Sunday, Oct 14, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Black to Our Roots" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Oct 14, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Black to Our Roots" (WORLD)
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Monday, Oct 15, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Black to Our Roots" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Black to Our Roots" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Oct 21, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Riseup" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Oct 21, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Riseup" (WORLD)
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Monday, Oct 22, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Riseup" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 - 5:00 AM "A Lot Like You" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 - 11:00 AM "A Lot Like You" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 - 4:00 PM "A Lot Like You" (WORLD)
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