Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

  • Culture

    February 7, 2002

    White Man's Burden

    Spinning Into Butter spreads itself thin over racial prejudice

  • Culture

    November 22, 2001

    Mountain View

    Photographer Shelby Lee Adams captures a vanishing way of life in Appalachia

  • Culture

    October 25, 2001

    The Basquiat Syndrome

    Trenton Doyle Hancock benefits from the art world's peculiarly cynical twist on affirmative action

  • Calendar

    February 5, 1998
  • Calendar

    September 4, 1997
  • News

    June 5, 1997

    Don't you dare call it the 'Chitlin Circuit'

    With their sequined dancers, cardboard characters, and savage beauty-shop banter, Shelly Garrett's comedy plays don't get any respect from critics. But black Dallas knows better.