WHYY Presents

WHYY’s 17th Annual President’s Dinner

Special | 28m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

WHYY honors acclaimed historian and filmmaker Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr., with its Lifelong Learning Award at the 17th annual WHYY President’s Dinner on Thursday, May 3, 2018. The Harvard scholar is known for his award-winning documentaries like Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Africa’s Great Civilizations, and popular PBS series like Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Aired: 05/21/18

Rating: NR

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