Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS
This website is no longer actively maintained
Some material and features may be unavailable
All Posts Tagged With: "Latin America"

Preview: Black in Latin America

Watch a preview of the newest series by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Black in Latin America

Mar 4th, 2011 | 226 comments

Q&A with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on the making of the documentary, and the history and future of race and identity in Latin America.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 192 comments

Photo Gallery

Photos from Professor Gates's time in the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Cuba, Brazil, Mexico and Peru.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 87 comments

Timeline: Haiti & the Dominican Republic

A timeline of key events in Haiti and the Dominican Republic history.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 78 comments

Timeline: Brazil

A timeline of Brazil's history as a 'rainbow nation.'

Mar 4th, 2011 | 27 comments

Timeline: Mexico & Peru

A timeline of key events in Mexico and Peru's history.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 93 comments

Timeline: Cuba

A timeline of key events in Cuba's history.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 21 comments

Essay: African and Afro-descendant Women in Mexico City during the Colonial Period

Professor María Elisa Velázquez Gutiérrez discusses the African and Afro-descendant women in colonial Mexico.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 7 comments

Essay: Meeting Pancho Fierro

Peruvian historian Maribel Arrelucea Barrantes talks about painter Pancho Fierro and what his work means to her.

Mar 4th, 2011 | 2 comments

Essay: Why it is Necessary that all Afro-Descendants of Latin America, the Caribbean and North American Know Each Other More

Professor Tomás Fernández Robaina on the struggle for recognition of Africans and their descendents in Latin America.

Mar 1st, 2011 | 35 comments
Page 1 of 212
Support for provided by:



Produced by WNET    ©2015 WNET. All Rights Reserved.