The Eye of the Beholder
finding your roots

Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shares the family histories of director Alejandro G. Inarritu, iconoclastic performance artist Marina Abramovic and painter Kehinde Wiley. These visionary artists find their identities challenged -- and affirmed.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 509

About Finding Your Roots:

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

is the 12th and latest series from the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar.

In this 10-part series, Professor Gates continues the quest he begun in African American Lives 1 and 2 and Faces of America delving into the genealogy and genetics of an all new group of famous Americans.

The series combines history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family, and identity in today's America.

Each hour features a different pair of celebrity guests, who are bound together by an intimate, sometimes hidden link, whether it be as old friends, through long-lost relatives, or even through a common ancestral past.


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Mon, Oct 3 5:00 A.M. Hidden in the Genes     NH EXPLORE
Tue, Oct 4 8:00 P.M. Fighters     NHPBS
Wed, Oct 5 12:00 A.M. Fighters     NH EXPLORE
Wed, Oct 5 4:00 A.M. Fighters     NHPBS
Wed, Oct 5 12:00 P.M. Fighters     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Oct 6 5:00 A.M. Fighters     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Oct 8 7:00 P.M. Fighters     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Oct 9 5:00 P.M. Fighters     NHPBS
Sun, Oct 9 10:00 P.M. Fighters     NH EXPLORE
Mon, Oct 10 5:00 A.M. Fighters     NH EXPLORE
Tue, Oct 11 8:00 P.M. Write My Name in the Book of Life     NHPBS
Wed, Oct 12 12:00 A.M. Write My Name in the Book of Life     NH EXPLORE
Wed, Oct 12 4:00 A.M. Write My Name in the Book of Life     NHPBS
Wed, Oct 12 12:00 P.M. Write My Name in the Book of Life     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Oct 13 5:00 A.M. Write My Name in the Book of Life     NH EXPLORE
Sat, Oct 15 7:00 P.M. Write My Name in the Book of Life     NH EXPLORE

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