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Henry Louis Gates Jr.


Sep 16, 1950

Henry Louis Gates Jr. was born

1981

Henry Louis Gates received the MacArthur Fellowship or the "genius award"

Other events that happened on or around 1981

1988

Henry Louis Gates wrote The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of Afro-American Literary Criticism

Other events that happened on or around 1988

1994

Henry Louis Gates wrote Colored People

Other events that happened on or around 1994

1999

Henry Louis Gates edited Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and the African-American Experience

Other events that happened on or around 1999


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