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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, Mar 6, 2012 - 6:00 AM    "Mexico & Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet" Professor Gates explores the little-known history of the significant numbers of black people brought to these countries as early as the 16th century. In total, more slaves came to the two countries combined than to the United States. He looks at the worlds of culture that their descendants have created. Part 4 of 4 G
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Mexico & Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Brazil: A Racial Paradise?" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 - 10:00 PM "Mexico & Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Brazil: A Racial Paradise?" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Mexico & Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet" (WORLD)
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Monday, Sep 10, 2012 - 5:00 AM "Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided" (WORLD)
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Monday, Sep 10, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Cuba: The Next Revolution" (WORLD)
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Monday, Sep 10, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Haiti & The Dominican Republic: An Island Divided" (WORLD)
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Monday, Sep 10, 2012 - 12:00 PM "Cuba: The Next Revolution" (WORLD)
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