African and American

4 segments
  • Spin-Free Zone  18 min
  • Hip Constitution  15 min
  • Roots II  21 min
The term “African-American” doesn’t begin to sum up all the elements in many black Americans’ pasts. Recently, Henry Louis Gates, Oprah Winfrey, and a handful of other prominent African-Americans took part in a quest to discover their roots, and made some surprising discoveries.