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Title: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: klg14 on January 14, 2020, 03:21:30 PM
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the unexpected family trees of entertainer Queen Latifah and actor Jeffrey Wright, redefining their sense of the Black experience — and challenging preconceptions about America’s past.
https://www.pbs.org/video/land-my-land-preview-jjgx7k/
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: klg14 on January 15, 2020, 11:26:11 AM
Full episode:
https://www.pbs.org/video/this-land-is-my-land-rqqv0q/
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: Ken on January 15, 2020, 12:44:12 PM
I traced my roots to east St. Louis.  My ancestor was Kunte Pimpe.
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: 90Aggie on January 15, 2020, 02:07:50 PM
I was channel surfing last night and landed on it.  It was quite interesting.   :nod: :nod:
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: Strike79 on January 15, 2020, 02:21:10 PM
 :clap:.....,.man, Skip Gates does a TREMENDOUS job on this program.

And, thank you, Ms. klg, for posting a link to this particular episode^^^.  :clap:
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: Ivan on January 15, 2020, 07:12:07 PM
I watch this show every week, for at least the last three years. It's set on my DVR. :nod:
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: CIAA-FAN on January 16, 2020, 10:46:35 AM
ONE OF THE BEST SHOWS ON PBS.  I HAVE IT IN MY RECORDING QUE AND WILL WATCH IT SOON.  :nod:
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: Bison 4 Life on January 16, 2020, 11:46:59 AM
His mother taught at Howard. They had a memorial for her recently.
Title: Re: Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright on next 'Finding Your Roots'
Post by: CIAA-FAN on January 17, 2020, 05:24:02 PM
GREAT EPISODE!  :clap: