African Americans: Many Rivers To Cross

The earliest Africans, both slave and free, who arrived on American shores are explored.

Episodes

The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Tuesday, October 22 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV
  • Thursday, October 24 from 1:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Tuesday, February 4 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Thursday, February 6 from 4:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
The Age Of Slavery (1800-1860)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Tuesday, October 29 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV
  • Thursday, October 31 from 1:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Tuesday, February 11 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Thursday, February 13 from 4:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Into The Fire (1861-1896)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Tuesday, November 5 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV
  • Thursday, November 7 from 1:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Tuesday, February 18 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Thursday, February 20 from 4:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Making A Way Out Of No Way (1897-1940)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Tuesday, November 12 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV
  • Thursday, November 14 from 1:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Tuesday, February 25 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Thursday, February 27 from 4:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Rise! (1940-1968)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Tuesday, November 19 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV
  • Thursday, November 21 from 1:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Tuesday, March 4 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Thursday, March 6 from 4:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
It's Nation Time (1968-2013)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Tuesday, November 26 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV
  • Thursday, November 28 from 1:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Tuesday, March 11 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Thursday, March 13 from 4:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
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