History with David M. Rubenstein
Featuring: Henry Louis Gates Jr., David M. Rubenstein
Recorded January 22, 2021
Henry Louis Gates Jr. has helped reshape the nation’s collective understanding of the legacy of slavery, the Civil War and Reconstruction, and the ongoing struggle for racial equality. The storied filmmaker, literary scholar, journalist, cultural critic, and institution builder discusses this important history and how his scholarly work has developed how we learn about and understand the American story.
Henry Louis Gates Jr. is Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University.
David M. Rubenstein (moderator), co-founder and co-executive chairman of the Carlyle Group, is the author of The American Story: Conversations with Master Historians and How to Lead: Wisdom from the World's Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers.
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