African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross
Time & Location
About the Event
Our next Black Lives Matter program will use the PBS series African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross. The goal is to increase our understanding of Black history in the United States.
There is also an accompanying text for those who are interested: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross: Gates Jr., Henry Louis, Yacovone: 9781401935153: Amazon.com: BooksThe meeting/episode schedule is below. From 6:30-7:30 you can join us on Zoom to watch the episode and from 7:30-8:30 we’ll have time for conversation and discussion. You are also welcome to watch the episode on your own prior to the meeting and just join us for the discussion.
You can access the series in the following ways:Streaming on Amazon Prime: https://www.amazon.com/African-Americans-Many-Rivers-Cross/dp/B00G9U4DDA
Streaming with a PBS membership: https://www.pbs.org/show/african-americans-many-rivers-cross/episodes/
Purchase a physical DVD from Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/African-Americans-Many-Rivers-Cross/dp/B00FNPQW2W
Pastor Kate will send out a link for the Zoom meeting each Tuesday. Please RSVP here to receive the link.
Jan. 12 - Episode 1 The Black Atlantic
Jan. 26 - Episode 2 The Age of Slavery
Feb. 2 - Episode 3 Into the Fire
Feb. 9 - Episode 4 Making a Way Out of No Way
Feb. 16 - Episode 5 Rise!
Feb. 23 - Episode 6 A More Perfect Union