Some Free Faces of America

October 15, 2010 nyupressblog 0

This week, three excerpts have one up online from Henry Louis Gates, Jr.’s Faces of America: How 12 Extraordinary People Discovered their Pasts. Malcolm Gladwell, at The Root. This means that Malcolm’s fifth-great-grandmother, a free

Faces of America, On Point

September 27, 2010 nyupressblog 0

On Point, hosted by Tom Ashbrook, devoted a significant portion of its program to a long chat with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., discussing his latest book, Faces of America. They talk about ancestry in America,