Africa's Great Civilizations

Commerce and the Clash of Civilizations

Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. in the desert of Sudan

Episode #106 / Length: 1 hour, Length: 20 minutes

Gates explores the dynamism of 19th-century Africa, the "scramble" by European powers for its riches, and the defiant and successful stand of uncolonized Ethiopia.

Scheduled Broadcast Times

  • Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 7:43 PM ET / 6:43 pm CT on WFSU