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Deeper Roots

Harvard's Henry Louis Gates Jr. on his new e-zine, his recent eight-volume work on black history, and why he wants to call Stephen Colbert.

By Keith O'Brien
May 18, 2008

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You are not only the director of Harvard's W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research, but the editor in chief of a new online magazine, TheRoot.com. What are your hopes for the magazine? (Full article: 472 words)

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