Hist 318 – assignment #3

 During the second wave of the Great Migration, the Black Church remained a vital force in Black America. The church helped hundreds of thousands of migrants adjust to urban life in northern cities and simultaneously fought for black freedom, justice, and equality. The evolution of the African American church is examined in the documentary, “The Black Church with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.” For this assignment, please watch Episode 1 of the documentary and write an essay on your review of the film. The link for the film is listed below. Your essay should comply with the following criteria: 1) Two (FULL) pages, double-spaced, Times New Roman or Arial 12-point Font; 2) Must include a summary of the information covered in the documentary; 3) Must include details regarding a specific story from the film that resonated with you the most and 4) Must include your opinion on the information covered in the documentary. Link to the Film “The Black Church with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. – Episode 1,” can be accessed at the following link: