Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Address: Lives and/or works in
Areas of interest:
entertainment & sports,
politics & government
Personal social network: Much of Gates's Muckety comes from nonprofit connections.
He is listed in the Muckety 400.
Other current Henry Louis Gates Jr. relationships:
African American Lives - host
American Academy of Arts and Letters - member
American Heritage Dictionary - usage panel member
Aspen Institute - trustee
Authors United - supporter
Bretton Woods Committee - member
College Track - director
Council on Foreign Relations - member
Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History - advisory board member
Harvard University - professor
Jazz at Lincoln Center - director
Library of America - director
Lincoln Center Theater - director
NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund - director
New-York Historical Society - trustee
New York Public Library - trustee
Nieman Foundation for Journalism - advisory board member
Oak Bluffs (MA) - homeowner
ProPublica - director
Revson Foundation - director emeritus
Studio Museum in Harlem - trustee
The Norton Anthology of African American Literature - general editor
The Root - founder
W.E.B. DuBois Institute - director
Whitney Museum of American Art - trustee
Henry Louis Gates Jr. past relationships:
Apollo Theater Foundation - director
Brookings Institution - honorary trustee
Cornell University - professor
Duke University - professor
Jodie Foster - adviser at Yale
National Constitution Center - trustee
Wole Soyinka - student
Yale University - professor
Indirect links:Henry Louis Gates Jr. has multiple indirect connections to the following people:
· The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of Afro-American Literary Criticism
· Figures in Black: Words, Signs and the "Racial" Self
· Colored People: A Memoir
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Henry Louis Gates Jr. campaign contributions:
Listed below are federal donations of $3,000+ reported to the FEC.
Obama for America - $4,600 on 8/31/2007
Muckety news stories featuring Henry Louis Gates Jr.
At the least, some say, the arrest of Henry Louis Gates Jr. was racial profiling.
July 22, 2009
If Barack Obama and his family decide to summer in Oak Bluffs, as the Boston Globe reports they are considering, they would enjoy not just pristine beaches, but a social scene that includes some of the nation's most successful black artists, thinkers and entrepreneurs.
April 13, 2009
Henry Louis Gates Jr. may never sleep.
January 29, 2008