The Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Reader

Booklist: "Fans of Gates will revel in this collection of great storytelling craft and appreciation of roots and connections." PDF

NPR Books: "Henry Louis Gates Jr.: A Life Spent Tracing Roots" - with audio interview -

Kirkus Review: "Omnibus of writings on race discourse and genealogy over three decades by the eminent Harvard professor. "

Publisher's Weekly: "Three decades of essays, introductions, op-eds, interviews, and other fugitive pieces by the multifaceted Gates"

Star Ledger Book Review: "In the tradition of W.E.B. Dubois and John Hope Franklin, Gates is a scholar of race in America, its history, costs, benefits and subtleties."

Cleveland Plain Dealer: "The Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Reader ranges widely and well"

The African American Literature Book Club: "This omnibus of essays on race, culture, and genealogy, The Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Reader, collected over thirty years, showcases Gates, the Harvard professor, at his best."

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