Film, Video Interview with Barry Jean Ancelet
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- Interview with Barry Jean Ancelet
- Staff of the American Folklife Center interview folklorist Barry Jean Ancelet.
- Event Date
- June 12, 2018
- - Folklorist and University of Louisiana professor Barry Jean Ancelet is a leading scholar, author, expert and activist in the revival and revitalization of Cajun and Creole music and culture in Louisiana. He has been a leader not only in the academic study of Cajun and Creole folk culture, but in creating archives where the culture has been preserved, and festivals and other programs where the culture has been shared with diverse audiences. He is also a poet, songwriter and singer, and his 2016 CD with Sam Broussard, "Broken Promised Land," was nominated for a Grammy Award in the Regional Roots Music category.
- Running Time
- 58 minutes 20 seconds
- Online Format
- online text
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