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Black In Latin America

Black in Latin America, a new four-part series on the influence of African descent on Latin America, is the 11th and latest production from renowned Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., writer and presenter of the acclaimed PBS series African American Lives 1 (2006), Oprah's Roots (2007), African American Lives 2 (2008), Looking for Lincoln (2009) and most recently Faces of America (2010). Black in Latin America is the third of a trilogy that began in 1999 with the broadcast of Professor Gates' first series for public television, Wonders of the African World, an exploration of the relationship between Africa . . .
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 6:00 AM    "Cuba: The Next Revolution" In Cuba, Professor Gates finds out how the culture, religion, politics and music of this island are inextricably linked to the huge amount of slave labor imported to produce its enormously profitable 19th century sugar industry, and how race and racism have fared since Fidel Castro's Communist revolution in 1959.. D
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 5:00 AM "Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Cuba: The Next Revolution" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 4:00 PM "Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 5:00 PM "Cuba: The Next Revolution" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 10:00 PM "Cuba: The Next Revolution" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Cuba: The Next Revolution" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 - 5:00 AM "Brazil: A Racial Paradise?" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Mexico & Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet" (WORLD)
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