Arts Daily / Furman University Hosts Emmy-Winning Filmmaker, Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Furman University Hosts Emmy-Winning Filmmaker, Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

NOTE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been canceled. 

Furman’s Riley Institute and Department of Politics and International Affairs will host Emmy-winning filmmaker and Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. March 30 at 5:30 p.m. in the Younts Conference Center on the Furman Campus in Greenville. Gates’ talk opens with highlights from his documentary Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Says Gates, “Imagine if Martin Luther King woke up and asked, ‘What’s happened since I’ve been gone?’ What would you say?”  Free, but seating is limited.