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Inkwell Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 29 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 3,392 library holdings
Genres: History  Genealogy  Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Case studies 
Roles: prn
Classifications: F1419.N4, 980.00496
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Publications about Inkwell Films (Firm)
Publications by Inkwell Films (Firm)
Most widely held works by Inkwell Films (Firm)
The African Americans : many rivers to cross ( visu )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
Explore with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed--forging their own history, culture and society against unimaginable odds
Black in Latin America by Henry Louis Gates Jr.( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates Jr. travels to Haiti, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Brazil, Mexico and Peru to discover the African influence on Latin America. He examines the shared legacy of colonialism and slavery in a region that imported ten times as many slaves as the United States, and kept them in bondage far longer. Gates finds that the influence of people of African descent has had a massive influence on the history and culture of Latin America and the Caribbean, despite sometimes being forgotten or ignored
Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Faces of America introduces a wide range of cultural figures--representing a vast range of cultural and ethnic roots--to their ancestors and their stories, from the old country through the journey to America. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of authors, actors, musicians, athletes, educators, intellectuals and discovers stories and figures that had been forgotten or lost through the generations. Through original documents and photos, the program explores the dynamic and shifting relationship America had with new immigrants in the 20th century. Along the way, Gates offers up a rich pageant of immigrant stories and reminds viewers that, if you trace the lineage of almost any American family back far enough, you will find an immigrant story
Finding your roots ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
This 10-part series, with the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., delves into the genealogy and genetics of famous Americans, combining history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family and identity in today's America. Professor Gates shakes loose captivating stories and surprises in the family trees of Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey, Jr., Branford Marsalis, John Legend, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters and Rick Warren, among many others
Exploring our roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Combining genealogical detective work with cutting-edge DNA science, the programs illuminate the struggles and triumphs of Americans from many ethnic backgrounds. Taken as a whole, they share the history of our country and help define what it means to be American--Container
Finding your roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
This 10-part series, with the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., delves into the genealogy and genetics of famous Americans, combining history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family and identity in today's America. Professor Gates shakes loose captivating stories and surprises in the family trees of Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey, Jr., Branford Marsalis, John Legend, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters and Rick Warren, among many others
Finding your roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
This 10-part series, with the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., delves into the genealogy and genetics of famous Americans, combining history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family and identity in today's America. Professor Gates shakes loose captivating stories and surprises in the family trees of Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey, Jr., Branford Marsalis, John Legend, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters and Rick Warren, among many others
Finding your roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
This 10-part series, with the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., delves into the genealogy and genetics of famous Americans, combining history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family and identity in today's America. Professor Gates shakes loose captivating stories and surprises in the family trees of Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey, Jr., Branford Marsalis, John Legend, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters and Rick Warren, among many others
The African Americans & Black in Latin America ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The African Americans explores the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed-forging their own history and culture against unimaginable odds. Black in Latin America examines how indigenous, African, and European people came together to create the rich cultures of Latin America and the Caribbean
African American lives 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
Black in Latin America ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates Jr. travels to Mexico and Peru to discover the African influence on Latin America. He examines the shared legacy of colonialism and slavery in a region that imported ten times as many slaves as the United States, and kept them in bondage far longer. Gates finds that the people of African descent have had a massive influence on the history and culture of Latin America and the Caribbean, despite sometimes being forgotten or ignored
African American lives 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Genealogical investigations and DNA analysis help participants, who include various well-known actors, discover where they come from and who they are
African American lives 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
African American lives 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
Finding your roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. finds out who we are and where we come from
Black in Latin America ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates Jr. travels to Brazil to discover the African influence on Latin America. He examines the shared legacy of colonialism and slavery in a region that imported ten times as many slaves as the United States, and kept them in bondage far longer. Gates finds that the people of African descent have had a massive influence on the history and culture of Latin America despite sometimes being forgotten or ignored
Finding your roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. finds out who we are and where we come from
Finding your roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. finds out who we are and where we come from
The African Americans : many rivers to cross ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Explore with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed-forging their own history, culture and society against unimaginable odds
Oprah's roots an African American Lives special ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"When African American Lives premiered on PBS in February 2006, viewers nationwide were drawn to the inspiring family histories of the nine participants, including TV pioneer/philanthropist Oprah Winfrey. Now, Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Ms. Winfrey continue their discovery of amazing truths about her ancestors in "Oprah's roots", featuring previously unseen interview footage, further genealogical and historical research and DNA analysis."--Container
 
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