Event Details

  • Start Date 02/11/2021
  • Start Time 06:00 PM
  • End Date 02/11/2021
  • End Time 07:15 PM
  • Location Online Zoom

Please join Series Host and Executive Producer
Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
PBS Chief Programming Executive
Sylvia Bugg
to discuss the upcoming PBS Special:

The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song
Thursday, February 11, 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. CST
via Zoom Webinar

Premiering in February, this new, two-part, four-hour documentary reveals the broad history and culture of a living institution in African America life – the Black church.

From enslavement to emancipation, the civil rights struggle to political action at every level of society, explore how African American faith communities have forged interracial ties and have been on the frontline of uplift and change.

Enjoy a 15-minute preview of this insightful new program, followed by a live Q&A with key participants.


Once registered, you’ll receive a unique, non-transferable link to this exclusive, virtual event. Availability is limited and this event is for U.S.-based viewers only.

A special thank you to our partners:
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting

“The Black Church” is a production of McGee Media, Inkwell Media, and WETA Washington D.C., in association with Get Lifted.