RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR

Reconstruction | Hour 4 Preview

Preview: Season 2019 | 30s

The turn of the century is known as the ‘nadir’ of race relations, when white supremacy was ascendant and African Americans faced both physical and psychological oppression. Racist imagery saturated popular culture and Southern propaganda manipulated the story of the Civil War and Reconstruction. But African Americans found ways to fight back, using artistic expression to put forward a “New Negro”

Aired: 04/16/19

Rating: NR

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Reconstruction| Extended Trailer

Here is the extended first look at Reconstruction: America After the Civil War. This new, four hour documentary series will tell the full story of this misrepresented and misunderstood chapter of American history.

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